Oxystomata

plural noun Oxy·sto·ma·ta \-ˈstōmətə\

Definition of Oxystomata

  1. :  a small superfamily or other division of crabs having the buccal area produced anteriorly and more or less acutely triangular and having almost no rostrum

oxystomatous

adjective

oxystome

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of oxystomata

New Latin, from 1oxy- + -stomata


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