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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Origin and Etymology of moringuidae

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


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