Kuhlia

noun
Kuh·​lia | \ ˈkülēə, -lyə \

Definition of Kuhlia

: the type genus of Kuhliidae — see aholehole

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History and Etymology for Kuhlia

New Latin, from Heinrich Kuhl †1821 German naturalist + New Latin -ia

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“Kuhlia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kuhlia. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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