iridophore

noun
irid·​o·​phore | \ īˈridəˌfō(ə)r, ə̇ˈr- \
plural -s

Definition of iridophore

: an iridescent chromatophore — compare iridocyte

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History and Etymology for iridophore

irid- + -phore

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“Iridophore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iridophore. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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