plural noun
Sym·​phy·​ple·​o·​na | \ˌsim(p)fəˈplēənə\

Definition of Symphypleona 

: a suborder of Collembola comprising springtails with a nearly spherical body in which the segmentation is obscure or lacking — compare arthropleona

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History and Etymology for Symphypleona

New Latin symphy- (from Greek symphyēs grown together) + -pleona (from Greek plein to swim)

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