Definición de plethodontid en Inglés

plethodontid

Pronunciación /ˌplɛθəˈdɒntɪd/

nombre

Zoología
  • A lungless salamander of the family Plethodontidae.

adjetivo

Zoología
  • Of or relating to the family Plethodontidae of lungless salamanders.

Origen

1920s; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From scientific Latin Plethodontidae, family name from Plethodont-, taken as stem (after ancient Greek ὀδοντ-, ὀδούς tooth) of Plethodon, genus name + -idae.