Malacobdella

noun Mal·a·cob·del·la \ ˌmaləˌkäbˈdelə \

Definition of Malacobdella

:a genus of broad nemertean worms (order Bdellonemertea) that resemble leeches and are commensal in the gill cavity of clams and other mollusks

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Origin and Etymology of malacobdella

New Latin, from malac- + -bdella


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