ammodytes definition

  • noun:
    • Plural as a type of ammodyte.
    • kind genus of Ammodytidae.
    • A genus of fishes, of the family members AmmodytidÅ“; the sand-eel or sand-lance (which see).
    • In herpetology, sand-natters, a genus of colubriform serpents, frequently known as Eryx (which see). Bonaparte, 1831.
    • type genus of the Ammodytidae

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