Definition of Podophthalmia
1 in some classifications : a group comprising the stalk-eyed crustaceans
2 in former classifications : a division of Malacostraca comprising forms with the eyes supported on movable stalks and coextensive with the Phyllocarida, Euphausiacea, Mysidacea, Decapoda, and Stomatopoda
podophthalmianadjective or noun
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Origin and Etymology of podophthalmia
New Latin, from pod- + -ophthalmia
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