Synbranchidae

plural noun Syn·bran·chi·dae \ sinˈbraŋkəˌdē \

Definition of Synbranchidae

:a family (suborder Synbranchoidea) of tropical freshwater and brackish water elongated fishes

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Origin and Etymology of synbranchidae

New Latin, from Synbranchus, type genus (from syn- + Latin branchia gill) + -idae


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