Scaridae

plural noun
Scar·​i·​dae | \ ˈskarəˌdē\

Definition of Scaridae

: a family of marine percoid fishes closely resembling the Labridae but having the teeth of the jaws more or less coalescent and comprising the true parrot fishes

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History and Etymology for Scaridae

New Latin, from Scarus, type genus + -idae

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