brachystomatous
adj. [Gr. brachys, short; stoma, mouth]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
Having a short proboscis, as certain Diptera.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • brachystomatous — /brak ee stom euh teuhs, stoh meuh /, adj. having a short proboscis, as certain insects. [BRACHY + STOMATOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • brachystomatous — /brak ee stom euh teuhs, stoh meuh /, adj. having a short proboscis, as certain insects. [BRACHY + STOMATOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

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