Echinoderes

noun
Ech·​i·​nod·​er·​es | \ -ˌrēz\

Definition of Echinoderes

: a genus (the type of the family Echinoderidae) of minute segmented spinous marine worms that is the first-known and best-known representative of the class Kinorhyncha

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History and Etymology for Echinoderes

New Latin, from echin- + -deres (from Greek derē, deirē neck)

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