Pleurobrachia
Pleurobrachia Pleu`ro*brach"i*a, n. [NL. See {Pleuro-}, and {Brachium}.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of ctenophores having an ovate body and two long plumose tentacles. [1913 Webster]

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