Serpulidae

plural noun

Ser·​pu·​li·​dae
(ˌ)sərˈpyüləˌdē
: a large family of marine polychaete worms including various cosmopolitan genera see serpula
serpulidan
-dən
adjective or noun

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Serpula, type genus + -idae

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“Serpulidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Serpulidae. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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