Munnopsis

noun
Mun·​nop·​sis | \ˌməˈnäpsə̇s\

Definition of Munnopsis 

: a genus of eyeless marine isopods that somewhat resemble shrimps and have greatly enlarged antennae

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History and Etymology for Munnopsis

New Latin, from Munna, genus of isopods + -opsis

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