temnospondylous

adjective
tem·​no·​spon·​dy·​lous

Definition of temnospondylous

1 : rhachitomous opposed to stereospondylous
2 : of or relating to the Temnospondyli

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“Temnospondylous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/temnospondylous. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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