plural noun
Mac·​ro·​rham·​pho·​si·​dae | \ ˌmakrōˌramˈfōsəˌdē, -ōzə- \

Definition of Macrorhamphosidae

: a family of long-snouted fishes (order Solenichthyes) consisting of the bellows fishes

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History and Etymology for Macrorhamphosidae

New Latin, from Macrorhamphosus, type genus + -idae

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“Macrorhamphosidae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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