microhydra

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noun

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: a minute freshwater hydroid without tentacles that is the polyp of medusae of the genus Craspedacusta

Microhydra

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Mi·​cro·​hydra
¦mīkrō+

taxonomic synonym of craspedacusta

Word History

Etymology

Noun

New Latin, from Microhydra

New Latin, from micr- + hydra

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“Microhydra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microhydra. Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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