Doradidae

plural noun Do·rad·i·dae \dəˈradəˌdē\

Definition of Doradidae

  1. :  a family of South American armored catfishes (type genus Doras) having a series of bony plates along the sides that are reputed to journey overland in search of water during dry seasons

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Origin and Etymology of doradidae

New Latin, from Dorad-, Doras, type genus + -idae


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