Enoplina

plural noun
En·​op·​li·​na | \ ˌeˌnäpˈlīnə, -lēnə \

Definition of Enoplina

: a suborder of Enoplida including free-living nematode worms that usually lack a buccal stylet but have setae on the head — compare dioctophymatina , dorylaimina

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History and Etymology for Enoplina

New Latin, from Enoplus + -ina

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“Enoplina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Enoplina. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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