Moringuidae

plural noun
Mo·​rin·​gu·​i·​dae | \ ˌmōriŋˈg(y)üəˌdē, ˌmȯr- \

Definition of Moringuidae

: a family of eels comprising the very slender wormlike whip eels

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History and Etymology for Moringuidae

New Latin, from Moringua, type genus (perhaps from Tamil malaṅku eel) + -idae

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“Moringuidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moringuidae. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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