Medical Dictionary

Branchiostoma

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noun Bran·chi·os·to·ma \ˌbraŋ-kē-ˈäs-tə-mə\

Medical Definition of Branchiostoma

  1. :  a genus of lancelets (family branchiostomidae) with paired gonads and symmetrical metapleura—compare amphioxus


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