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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Origin and Etymology of echinoderes

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


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