Poecilichthys

noun
Poe·​cil·​ich·​thys | \ ˌpēsəˈlikthə̇s \

Definition of Poecilichthys

: a genus of North American darters commonly found under large stones in swift streams

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History and Etymology for Poecilichthys

New Latin, from poecil- + -ichthys

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“Poecilichthys.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Poecilichthys. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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