Lophiidae

plural noun Lo·phi·idae \ləˈfīəˌdē\

Definition of Lophiidae

  1. :  a family of large-headed marine fishes comprising the anglers and often made coextensive with a suborder Lophioidea of the order Pediculati

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Origin and Etymology of lophiidae

New Latin, from Lophius, type genus + -idae


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