Notostigma

plural noun
No·​to·​stig·​ma | \ -ˈstigmə \

Definition of Notostigma

in some classifications
: a subclass of centipedes distinguished by seven dorsal unpaired tracheal spiracles — compare anamorpha

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History and Etymology for Notostigma

New Latin, from not- + -stigma (neuter plural of -stigmus, from Greek stigma mark, brand)

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“Notostigma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Notostigma. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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