Placobdella

noun Plac·ob·del·la \ˌplaˌkäbˈdelə\

Definition of Placobdella

  1. :  a common and widely distributed genus of freshwater leeches (family Glossiphoniidae) parasitic on aquatic vertebrates

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Origin and Etymology of placobdella

New Latin, from plac- + -bdella


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