Monocyclica

plural noun
Mono·​cyc·​li·​ca

Definition of Monocyclica

in some classifications
: a division of Crinoidea comprising forms in which the cup of the calyx has a single basal series of ossicles

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History and Etymology for Monocyclica

New Latin, from mon- + Latin cyclica, neuter plural of cyclicus cyclic

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“Monocyclica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Monocyclica. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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