Merosomata

noun Mer·o·so·ma·ta \ˌmerəˈsōmətə\

Definition of Merosomata

in some classifications

  1. :  a group consisting of those compound ascidians that have zooids with the body divided into regions (as thorax and abdomen)

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Origin and Etymology of merosomata

New Latin, from 3mer- + -somata


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