family Amphiumidae


family Amphiumidae
noun
congo snakes
Syn: ↑Amphiumidae
Hypernyms: ↑amphibian family
Member Holonyms: ↑Urodella, ↑order Urodella, ↑Caudata, ↑order Caudata
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Amphiuma

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