cryptogastra
adj. [Gr. kryptos, hidden; gaster, stomach]
Having the venter or belly covered or concealed; see gymnogastra.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • gymnogastra — n. [Gr. gymnos, bare; gaster, stomach] Having the venter or belly visible; see cryptogastra …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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