Notopodia
Notopodium No`to*po"di*um, n.; pl. L. {Notopodia}, {E}. {Notopodiums}. [NL., fr. Gr. nw^ton the back + poy`s, podo`s, the foot.] (Zo["o]l.) The dorsal lobe or branch of a parapodium. See {Parapodium}. [1913 Webster]

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