Cucumariidae

plural noun Cu·cu·ma·ri·idae \ˌkyük(y)əməˈrīəˌdē\

Definition of Cucumariidae

  1. :  a large family of shallow-water sea cucumbers (order Dendrochirota) having a number of intricately branched oral tentacles, an internal madreporite, and a well-developed respiratory tree

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Origin and Etymology of cucumariidae

New Latin, from Cucumaria, type genus + -idae


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