Loxomma

noun
Lox·​om·​ma | \ läkˈsämə \

Definition of Loxomma

: a genus of primitive Permian labyrinthodont amphibians (order Rhachitomi) that are commonly considered remotely ancestral to the modern salientians and are found in the coal measures of England and Bohemia

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New Latin, from lox- + -omma

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“Loxomma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Loxomma. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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