Haplolepidae

plural noun
Hap·​lo·​lep·​i·​dae | \ ˌhapləˈlepə̇ˌdē \

Definition of Haplolepidae

: a family of small primitive Upper Carboniferous bony fishes with large scales

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History and Etymology for Haplolepidae

New Latin, from Haplolepis, type genus + -idae

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“Haplolepidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haplolepidae. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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