Loricariidae

plural noun
Lor·i·ca·ri·idae

Definition of Loricariidae 

: a family of small South American armored catfishes having the sides and back covered with angular bony plates, the air bladder with a bony capsule, and the mouth small and with thick fringed lips

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Other Words from Loricariidae

loricarioid \¦⸗⸗¦ka(a)rēˌȯid \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Loricariidae

New Latin, from Loricaria, type genus + -idae

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Loricaria

loricarian

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Loricata

loricate

Loricati

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