Philodina

noun
Phil·​o·​di·​na | \ ˌfiləˈdīnə \

Definition of Philodina

: a genus (the type of the family Philodinidae of the class Bdelloidea) comprising rotifers with a corona made up of two nearly circular disks on short stalks

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History and Etymology for Philodina

New Latin, from phil- + Greek dinos rotation, whirling

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“Philodina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Philodina. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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