Pectinatella

noun
Pec·​ti·​na·​tel·​la | \ ˌpektəˌnāˈtelə, -nəˈt- \

Definition of Pectinatella

: a common genus of freshwater colonial bryozoans forming large lobate gelatinous colonies with circular or subquadrangular statoblasts having a single row of marginal hooks

History and Etymology for Pectinatella

New Latin, from Latin pectinatus pectinate + -ella

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“Pectinatella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pectinatella. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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