Microhylidae

plural noun
Mi·​cro·​hy·​li·​dae

Definition of Microhylidae

in some classifications
: a family of chiefly tropical frogs closely related to the Brevicipitidae to which they are more commonly assigned

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History and Etymology for Microhylidae

New Latin, from Microhyla, type genus (from micr- + Hyla) + -idae

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“Microhylidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Microhylidae. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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