Craspedacusta

noun Cras·pe·da·cus·ta \ˌkraspədəˈku̇stə, -ˈkəs-\

Definition of Craspedacusta

  1. :  a cosmopolitan genus of small freshwater hydrozoan medusae — see microhydra

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Origin and Etymology of craspedacusta

New Latin, irregular from craspedon velum + Greek kystis bladder — more at cyst


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