anaprotaspis

noun ana·pro·tas·pis \ˌanəprōˈtaspə̇s\

Definition of anaprotaspis

plural

anaprotaspes

\-taˌspēz\
  1. :  an early protaspis with but six segments all of which are incorporated in the cephalon of the adult trilobite

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Origin and Etymology of anaprotaspis

New Latin, from ana- + protaspis


First Known Use: 1895


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