[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs pˈɪɹɔːstə], [ dʒˈɛnəs pˈɪɹɔːstə], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s p_ˈɪ_ɹ_ɔː_s_t_ə]
How to use "Genus pyrausta" in context?
The Pyrausta genus of fireflies contains the world's largest fireflies, the Pyrausta aurinia. These fireflies can reach a length of over one inch and a weight of over one ounce. Their wings are covered in scales and their abdomen is covered in hairs. The Pyrausta genus is believed to be the ancestor of the modern firefly.
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