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ichthyofauna

[ ik-thee-uh-faw-nuh ]
/ ˌɪk θi əˈfɔ nə /
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noun
the indigenous fish of a region.
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Origin of ichthyofauna

First recorded in 1880–85; ichthyo- + fauna
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