Cydippida

plural noun
Cy·​dip·​pi·​da | \ -pədə \

Definition of Cydippida

: an order of Ctenophora comprising forms having two long slender tentacles and unbranched meridional and stomodaeal vessels

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History and Etymology for Cydippida

New Latin, from Cydippe + -ida

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“Cydippida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cydippida. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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