Palaeocarida

Palaeo·​ca·​ri·​da | \ -¦karədə \

Definition of Palaeocarida

taxonomic synonym of gigantostraca

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History and Etymology for Palaeocarida

New Latin, from pale- + Greek karid-, karis shrimp or prawn

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“Palaeocarida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Palaeocarida. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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