Euryalida

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Euryalida basket stars
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Euryalida (Zoöl) A tribe of Ophiuroidea, including the genera Euryale Astrophyton, etc. They generally have the arms branched. See Astrophyton.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • euryalida In Gegenbaur's system of classification, an order of Asteroidea, represented by such forms as Astrophyton.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

Families: Euryalidae, Gorgonocephalidae, Astrochelidae, Astroschemidae, Astronycidae.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
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