Lepidurus

noun
Lep·​i·​du·​rus | \ -ˈd(y)u̇rəs \

Definition of Lepidurus

: a genus of phyllopod crustaceans of the family Triopidae including a species (L. couesi) common in western North America

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History and Etymology for Lepidurus

New Latin, from lepid- + -urus

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“Lepidurus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lepidurus. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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