Gymnostomata

plural noun Gym·no·sto·ma·ta \ˌjimnəˈstōmətə\

Definition of Gymnostomata

  1. :  a suborder of holotrichous ciliates comprising holozoic forms with cytostome but without peristome or specialized oral cilia

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Origin and Etymology of gymnostomata

New Latin, from gymn- + -stomata


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