Another term, especially formerly, for Anura.
More example sentences
- This clade is also referred to as Batrachia and is placed in superorder Salientia.
- Maximum parsimony analysis of this latter data set also recovered monophyly of living amphibians and favored a frog + salamander (Batrachia) relationship.
- For example, Batrachia and Gymnophiona are sister taxa within the ancestral taxon, Amphibia (or ‘Lissamphibia’ in many systems).
modern Latin (plural), from Greek batrakhos 'frog'.
Definition of Batrachia in:
- The British & World English dictionary