plural noun
tu·​bu·​li·​bran·​chi·​a·​ta | \ ˌt(y)übyələˌbraŋkēˈätə, -ˈātə \

Definition of tubulibranchiata

in former classifications
: an artificial group of gastropod mollusks including those (as of the genus Vermetus) having a tubular shell

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Other Words from tubulibranchiata

tubulibranchiate \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦braŋkēə̇t , -​ēˌāt \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for tubulibranchiata

New Latin, from tubuli- + Branchiata

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“Tubulibranchiata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tubulibranchiata. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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