Coscinodiscaceae

plural noun

Cos·​ci·​no·​dis·​ca·​ce·​ae
ˌkäsə̇(ˌ)nōdiˈskāsēˌē
: a family of diatoms (order Centrales) having the characteristics of Coscinodiscus

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Coscinodiscus, type genus + -aceae

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“Coscinodiscaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coscinodiscaceae. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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