[ sey-lee-en-shuhn ]
/ ˌseɪ liˈɛn ʃən /
belonging or pertaining to the superorder Salientia, comprising the frogs and toads (order Anura) and extinct species.
a salientian amphibian.
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Unfortunately, this aspect of salientian population ecology has received no intensive study.A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla|William E. Duellman
British Dictionary definitions for salientian
/ (ˌseɪlɪˈɛnʃɪən) /
another word for anuran
Word Origin for salientian
C19: from New Latin Salientia, literally: leapers, from Latin salīre to leap
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