Protonemertini

plural noun
Pro·​to·​nemertini | \ ¦prōt(ˌ)ō+ \

Definition of Protonemertini

in some classifications
: an order of unarmed nemertine worms in which the brain and lateral nerves lie outside the musculature

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History and Etymology for Protonemertini

New Latin, from prot- + Nemertini

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“Protonemertini.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Protonemertini. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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