Aetobatidae

Aeto·bat·i·dae \ ā-ˌe-tə-ˈba-tə-ˌdē , ā-ˌē- \

Definition of Aetobatidae

  • taxonomic synonym of myliobatidae

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Origin and Etymology of aetobatidae

borrowed from New Latin Aëtobatidae, from Aëtobatus, a genus comprising the eagle rays (from Greek āetós, aietós “eagle” + -o--o- + bátos, “bramble, thornback ray (or a similar fish)”) + -idae-idae


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