Selachostomi

plural noun

Sel·​a·​chos·​to·​mi
ˌseləˈkästəˌmī
in some classifications
: an order of ganoid fishes comprising the paddlefishes

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek selachos cartilaginous fish + New Latin -stomi

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“Selachostomi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Selachostomi. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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