Cephalobidae

plural noun
Ceph·a·lo·bi·dae | \ ˌsefəˈlōbəˌdē \

Definition of Cephalobidae 

: a family of rhabditoid nematode worms that are saprophagous or associated with the roots of plants — compare vinegar eel

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Other words from Cephalobidae

cephaloboid \¦⸗⸗¦⸗ˌbȯid \ adjective

History and Etymology for Cephalobidae

New Latin, from Cephalobus, type genus (probably irregular from cephal- + -lobus) + -idae

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