Entomostraca

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Entomostraca — is a historical subclass of Crustacea, no longer in technical use. It was originally considered one of the two major lineages of crustaceans (the other being the class Malacostraca), combining all other classes. The Ostracoda have the body… …   Wikipedia

  • Entomostraca — En to*mos tra*ca, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? cut in pieces + ? burnt clay, the hard shell of Testacea.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the subclasses of Crustacea, including a large number of species, many of them minute. The group embraces several orders; as the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entomostrăca — Entomostrăca, so v.w. Muschelinsecten od. Kiemenfüßer, Ordnung der Crustaceen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Entomostraca — Entomostraca …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Entomostraca — noun in some older classifications includes the Branchiopoda and Copepoda and Ostracoda and Cirripedia; no longer in technical use • Syn: ↑subclass Entomostraca • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Crustacea, ↑class Crustacea * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • entomostraca — en·to·mos·tra·ca …   English syllables

  • subclass Entomostraca — noun in some older classifications includes the Branchiopoda and Copepoda and Ostracoda and Cirripedia; no longer in technical use • Syn: ↑Entomostraca • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Crustacea, ↑class Crustacea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entomostracea — Entomostraca Entomostraca …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Entomostraceae — Entomostraca Entomostraca …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Entomostracés — Entomostraca Entomostraca …   Wikipédia en Français

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