Dalyellia

noun Dal·yell·ia \dalˈyelēə\

Definition of Dalyellia

  1. :  a common genus (the type of the nearly cosmopolitan family Dalyelliidae) of widely distributed rhabdocoel turbellarians with anterior mouth and large dilated pharynx

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Origin and Etymology of dalyellia

New Latin, from John G. Dalyell †1851 Scottish naturalist + New Latin -ia


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