Homaridae

plural noun
Ho·​mar·​i·​dae | \ hōˈmarəˌdē \

Definition of Homaridae

: a family of decapod crustaceans (tribe Astacura) comprising the large-clawed lobsters

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History and Etymology for Homaridae

New Latin, from Homarus, type genus + -idae

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“Homaridae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Homaridae. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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