Xenoberyces

plural noun
Xeno·​ber·​y·​ces | \ ˌzenōˈberəˌsēz \

Definition of Xenoberyces

in some classifications
: a small order of fishes related to and commonly included in Berycomorphi

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History and Etymology for Xenoberyces

New Latin, from xen- + Beryces, plural of Beryx, genus of fishes

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“Xenoberyces.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Xenoberyces. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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