Eucrustacea

plural noun
Eu·​crustacea | \ ¦yü+ \

Definition of Eucrustacea

in some classifications
: a primary division of Crustacea comprising all recent and extinct forms which do not have the body divided into median and lateral lobes used when trilobites are considered crustaceans

History and Etymology for Eucrustacea

New Latin, from eu- + Crustacea

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“Eucrustacea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eucrustacea. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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