from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. An order of the Entomostraca.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In Latreille's system of classification, a section of his Branchiopoda lophopoda, equivalent to the Daphnides of Strauss or the Daphniacea of others.
- An order of Entomostraca or a suborder of Phyllopoda, comprising the small crustaceans known as water-fleas, abounding in fresh water.
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