Coregonidae

plural noun
Cor·​e·​go·​ni·​dae

Definition of Coregonidae

in some classifications
: a family of fishes (order Isospondyli) comprising the freshwater whitefishes and now usually included among the Salmonidae

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History and Etymology for Coregonidae

New Latin, from Coregonus, type genus + -idae

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“Coregonidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coregonidae. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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