plural noun Sca·phi·o·pod·i·dae \ˌskāfēōˈpädəˌdē\

Definition of Scaphiopodidae

in some classifications

  1. :  a family of toads that comprises the American spadefoot toads and is now usually included in the cosmopolitan family Pelobatidae

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Origin and Etymology of scaphiopodidae

New Latin, from Scaphiopod-, Scaphiopus, type genus, + -idae

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