Momotidae

plural noun Mo·mot·i·dae \ məˈmätəˌdē \

Definition of Momotidae

:a family of tropical American birds (order Coraciiformes) related to the rollers and kingfishers and consisting of the motmots and in some classifications also the todies

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Origin and Etymology of momotidae

New Latin, from Momotus, type genus + -idae


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