Meaning of MALACICHTHYES in English

ˌmaləˈsikthēˌēz noun plural

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, from malac- + Greek ichthyes (plural of ichthys fish) — more at ichthus

: a small order of fishes including solely the family Icosteidae and being of uncertain systematic relations though possibly a specialized or degenerate offshoot of Percoidea

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