Phillidae


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Noun1.Phillidae - leaf insects
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
order Phasmatodea, order Phasmida, Phasmatodea, Phasmida - in some classifications considered a suborder of Orthoptera: stick insects; leaf insects
genus Phyllium, Phyllium - type genus of the Phyllidae
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Thus, the poem of the pastoral entitled "Harpalus complaynt on Phillidaes love bestowed on Corin, who loved her not, and denyed him that loved her" [24], can be analyzed as a variation of the first 44 lines of Virgil's second eclogue.
As has been already explained, "Harpalus complaynt on Phillidaes love" is a mixed poem attributed to Surrey now and may be analysed as an imitatio cum variatione, or variation, of the first 44 lines of Virgil's second eclogue.