Cymodoceaceae

plural noun
Cy·​mod·​o·​ce·​a·​ce·​ae | \ sīˌmädəsēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Cymodoceaceae

: a small family of tropical submerged marine plants (order Naiadales) with slender linear leaves and tiny greenish flowers

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History and Etymology for Cymodoceaceae

New Latin, from Cymodocea, type genus (from Latin Cymodoce, a Nereid) + -aceae

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“Cymodoceaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cymodoceaceae. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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