Coelolepida

plural noun
Coe·​lo·​lep·​i·​da

Definition of Coelolepida

in some classifications
: an order of very small scaly Silurian and Lower Devonian ostracoderms

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History and Etymology for Coelolepida

New Latin, from Coelolepid-, Coelolepis, genus of ostracoderms (from coel- + -lepis) + -ida

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“Coelolepida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coelolepida. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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