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Definition of Protracheata
ProtracheataMalacopoda Mal`a*cop"o*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? soft +
A class of air-breathing Arthropoda; -- called also
Protracheata, and Onychophora.
Note: They somewhat resemble myriapods, and have from
seventeen to thirty-three pairs of short, imperfectly
jointed legs, two pairs of simple jaws, and a pair of
antenn[ae]. The tranche[ae] are connected with numerous
spiracles scattered over the surface of the body.
Peripatus is the only known genus. See Peripatus. ProtracheataProtracheata Pro*tra`che*a"ta, n. pl. [NL. See Pro-, and
Same as Malacopoda.
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