Cydippe

Cy·​dip·​pe | \ sīˈdipē \

Definition of Cydippe

taxonomic synonym of pleurobrachia

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History and Etymology for Cydippe

New Latin, from Latin, a mythological girl tricked into marriage by a suitor, from Greek Kydippe

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“Cydippe.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cydippe. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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