Boltenia

noun
Bol·ten·ia | \ bōlˈtenēə , -tēn- \

Definition of Boltenia 

: a genus of simple ascidians related to Tethyum but distinguished by a 4-lobed branchial aperture — compare sea pear

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History and Etymology for Boltenia

New Latin, from Johannes Bolten †1796 German naturalist and physician + New Latin -ia

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