plural noun So·leno·stom·i·dae \sōˌlēnəˈstäməˌdē, -len-\

Definition of Solenostomidae

  1. :  a family of fishes (order Solenichthyes) that is coextensive with the genus Solenostomus

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Origin and Etymology of solenostomidae

New Latin, from Solenostomus, type genus + -idae

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