Tubificidae

plural noun
Tu·​bi·​fic·​i·​dae | \ ˌt(y)übəˈfisəˌdē \

Definition of Tubificidae

: a nearly cosmopolitan family of aquatic oligochaete worms that do not reproduce asexually (as by budding or division) — see tubifex

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History and Etymology for Tubificidae

New Latin Tubific-, Tubifex, type genus + -idae

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“Tubificidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tubificidae. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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