from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun . A genus of holothurians, having scales on the dorsal integument.
  • noun 2. A genus of thecosomatous pteropods, resembling Styliola, but having the hinder part of the shell partitioned, the fore part swollen and subeylindric. C. columella is an example. Synonymous with Cleodora. Also Cuviera. Rang, 1827.
  • noun 3. A genus of acalephs. Péron and Lesueur, 1807.
  • noun 4. A genus of crustaceans. Desmarest, 1825.


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