elytrophore

noun elyt·ro·phore \ ə̇ˈli‧trəˌfō(ə)r , eˈli‧t- , ˈelə‧t- \

Definition of elytrophore

plural -s
:a modified cuticular prominence to which an elytron of a polychaete worm is attached

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Origin and Etymology of elytrophore

elytr- + -phore


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