plural noun Ic·tido·sau·ria \(ˌ)ikˌtidəˈsȯrēə, ˌiktədōˈs-\

Definition of Ictidosauria

  1. :  an order of Reptilia comprising a number of imperfectly known Upper Triassic forms intermediate in character between the therapsids and the most primitive true mammals — compare microconodon

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Origin and Etymology of ictidosauria

New Latin, from Greek iktid-, iktis yellow-breasted marten + New Latin -o- + -sauria

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