Hydrurus

noun Hy·dru·rus \hīˈdru̇rəs\

Definition of Hydrurus

  1. :  a genus of colonial plantlike flagellates (order Chrysomonadina) occurring as sticky foul-smelling branched feathery greenish brown tufts in cold flowing water — see hydruraceae

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Origin and Etymology of hydrurus

New Latin, from hydr- + -urus


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