Pharyngopneusta

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Pharyngopneusta (Zoöl) A group of invertebrates including the Tunicata and Enteropneusta.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pharyngopneusta A superordinal division proposed by Huxley to be established for the reception of the tunicates or ascidians and the Enteropneusta (Balanoglossus).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. the pharynx + to breathe