Batoidei

plural noun Ba·toi·dei \bəˈtȯidēˌī\

Definition of Batoidei

  1. :  an order or suborder of Hypotremata comprising somewhat dorsoventrally flattened elasmobranch fishes including the skates, rays, guitarfishes, sawfishes, and sometimes torpedoes

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Origin and Etymology of batoidei

New Latin, from Batis + -oidei


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