melaniridosome

noun
mel·​an·​irid·​o·​some | \ˌmeləˌnīˈridəˌsōm\
plural -s

Definition of melaniridosome 

: a multiple or compound chromatophore with melanophore and iridophore components that is common in teleosts

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History and Etymology for melaniridosome

melanophore + iridophore + -some

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