Ceratioidea

plural noun Cer·a·ti·oi·dea \ -ˌtīˈȯidēə \

Definition of Ceratioidea

:a suborder of Pediculati comprising oceanic anglers that lack pelvic fins and usually have a luminous tip on the illicium

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Origin and Etymology of ceratioidea

New Latin, from Ceratias (from Greek keratias horned) + -oidea


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