Cirratulus

noun
Cir·​rat·​u·​lus | \ -ləs \

Definition of Cirratulus

: a genus (the type of the family Cirratulidae) of marine burrowing polychaete worms

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History and Etymology for Cirratulus

New Latin, from Latin cirratus + -ulus

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“Cirratulus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cirratulus. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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