Schizonemertea

plural noun
Schizo·​nemertea | \ ¦ski(ˌ)zō+ \

Definition of Schizonemertea

in some classifications
: a group of nemerteans comprising those having a deep slit along each side of the head and a proboscis devoid of stylets

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Other Words from Schizonemertea

schizonemertean \ "+ \ or schizonemertine \ "+ \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Schizonemertea

New Latin, from schiz- + Nemertea

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“Schizonemertea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Schizonemertea. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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