Minyadidae

plural noun Min·y·ad·i·dae \ˌminēˈadəˌdē\

Definition of Minyadidae

  1. :  a family of pelagic sea anemones of southern oceans

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Origin and Etymology of minyadidae

New Latin, from Minyad-, Minyas, type genus (from Greek Minyas, legendary founder of the city Orchomenus in northwest Boeotia) + -idae


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