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Definition of Phyllopoda

Phyllopoda
Phyllopoda Phyl*lop"o*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a leaf + -poda.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Entomostraca including a large number of species, most of which live in fresh water. They have flattened or leaflike legs, often very numerous, which they use in swimming. Called also Branchiopoda. Note: In some, the body is covered with a bivalve shell (Holostraca); in others, as Apus, by a shield-shaped carapace (Monostraca); in others, like Artemia, there is no carapace, and the body is regularly segmented. Sometimes the group is made to include also the Cladocera.
Phyllopoda
Branchiopoda Bran"chi*o*poda, n. pl. [Gr. ? gill + -poda: cf. F. branchiopode.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Entomostraca; -- so named from the feet of branchiopods having been supposed to perform the function of gills. It includes the fresh-water genera Branchipus, Apus, and Limnadia, and the genus Artemia found in salt lakes. It is also called Phyllopoda}. See Phyllopoda, Cladocera. It is sometimes used in a broader sense.

Meaning of Phyllopoda from wikipedia

- Branchiopoda Latreille, 1817 Orders Subcl**** Sarsostraca Anostraca Subcl**** Phyllopoda Lipostraca† Notostraca Infracl**** Diplostraca Laevicaudata Spinicaudata...
- Malacostraca, no fossils are known for krill, while both Hoplocarida and Phyllopoda contain important groups that are now extinct as well as extant members...
- Eremophila phyllopoda is a flowering plant in the figwort family, Scrophulariaceae and is endemic to Western Australia. It is an erect or spreading shrub...
- Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Crustacea Cl****: Branchiopoda Subcl****: Phyllopoda Order: Cladocera Latreille, 1829 Suborders Anomopoda Ctenopoda Onychopoda...
- planktonic crustacean (adult length 1.5–5.0 mm) that belongs to the subcl**** Phyllopoda. It inhabits a variety of freshwater environments, ranging from acidic...
- Triops. Charles Doolittle Walcott (1884). "On a new genus and species of Phyllopoda from the Middle Cambrian". On the Cambrian faunas of North America. Preliminary...
- Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Crustacea Cl****: Branchiopoda Subcl****: Phyllopoda Order: Notostraca G. O. Sars, 1867 Family: Triopsidae Keilhack, 1909 Genera...
- Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Crustacea Cl****: Branchiopoda Subcl****: Phyllopoda Order: Cyclestherida Sars, 1899 Laevicaudata Linder, 1945 Spinicaudata...
- single or multiple origin. Some authors advocate placing Phyllocarida in Phyllopoda, a group used in former cl****ification systems, which would then include...
- Retrieved 29 February 2016. "Eremophila phyllopoda subsp. Milgun". APNI. Retrieved 29 February 2016. "Eremophila phyllopoda subsp. Neds Cr****". APNI. Retrieved...
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