Branchiostomidae

plural noun Bran·chi·o·stom·i·dae \ ˌbraŋkēōˈstäməˌdē \

Definition of Branchiostomidae

:the chief and typical family of Cephalochorda containing most of the known recent lancelets

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Origin and Etymology of branchiostomidae

New Latin, from Branchiostoma, type genus + -idae


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