Plethodontidae

plural noun Pleth·o·don·ti·dae

Definition of Plethodontidae

  1. :  a large family of small chiefly North American terrestrial or freshwater salamanders that have neither lungs nor gills as adults — see plethodon

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Origin and Etymology of plethodontidae

New Latin, from Plethodont-, Plethodon, type genus + -idae


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