podobranch

noun
podo·branch | \ˈpädəˌbraŋk\
variants: or less commonly podobranchia \ˌ⸗⸗ˈbraŋkēə \
plural podobranchs\-ks \ also podobranchiae\-kīˌē \

Definition of podobranch 

: a gill attached to the basal segment of a thoracic limb of a crustacean — compare arthrobranch, pleurobranch

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History and Etymology for podobranch

New Latin podobranchia, from pod- + -branchia (gill)

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