plural noun
Co·​chle·​a·​ri·​idae | \ ˌkōklēəˈrīəˌdē, ˌkä- \

Definition of Cochleariidae

: a family of neotropical wading birds (order Ciconiiformes) comprising the boat-billed herons

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History and Etymology for Cochleariidae

New Latin, from Cochlearius, type genus (from Latin cochleare) + -idae

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“Cochleariidae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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