Eucrustacea

plural noun Eu·crustacea \¦yü+\

Definition of Eucrustacea

in some classifications

  1. :  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

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Origin and Etymology of eucrustacea

New Latin, from eu- + Crustacea


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