Caprella

noun
Ca·prel·la | \kəˈprelə\

Definition of Caprella 

: a genus of small amphipod crustaceans that are found chiefly on seaweeds and that have a grotesque form suggestive of the praying mantis

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History and Etymology for Caprella

New Latin, diminutive of Latin capra

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