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1868, in the meaning defined above
New Latin Salmonidae, from Salmon-, Salmo, genus name, from Latin salmo salmon
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11 May 2020
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“Salmonid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salmonid. Accessed 28 May. 2020.
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