Definition of Trypanorhyncha
: an order of Cestoda comprising tapeworms parasitic in elasmobranch fishes and distinguished by a scolex with two or four bothridia and four spiny retractile tentacles for attachment to the host
trypanorhynchanadjective or noun
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Origin and Etymology of trypanorhyncha
New Latin, from trypan- + Greek rhynchos snout
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