lophophyllid

adjective
loph·​o·​phyl·​lid | \ ¦läfə¦filə̇d, ¦lōf-\
variants: or lophophyllidid \ -​lədə̇d , -​ˌdid \

Definition of lophophyllid

: of or relating to Lophophyllidium

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History and Etymology for lophophyllid

lophophyllid from New Latin Lophophyllidium; lophophyllidid irregular from New Latin Lophophyllidiidae (family of tetracorals including the genus Lophophyllidium), from Lophophyllidium, type genus + -idae

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