Definition of Hemibranchii
in some classifications
: a suborder of Thoracostei comprising fishes with an incomplete or reduced branchial apparatus and usually including the sticklebacks, cornetfishes, bellows fishes, and shrimpfishes
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Origin and Etymology of hemibranchii
New Latin, from 1hemi- + -branchii (from Latin branchia gill) — more at branchia
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