Derotremata

plural noun Der·o·trem·a·ta \ˌderə‧ˈtremətə, -rēm-\

Definition of Derotremata

in some especially former classifications

  1. :  a division of tailed amphibians typically retaining gill slits but not external gills when adult and comprising the Cryptobranchidae and Amphiumidae

derotremate

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derotrematous

\-mətəs\ adjective

derotreme

\ˈderə‧ˌtrēm\ noun, plural

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Origin and Etymology of derotremata

New Latin, from der- + -tremata


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