gularis

noun
gu·laris | \ g(y)üˈla(a)rə̇s , güˈlär- \
plural -es

Definition of gularis 

: either of two West African top minnows:

a : a topminnow (Fundulopanchax gularis)

called also yellow gularis

b : a top minnow (F. coeruleus)

called also blue gularis

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History and Etymology for gularis

New Latin, perhaps from Latin gula gullet, throat + -aris -ar

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