from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of small marine Crustacea, considered the type of a distinct order (Nebaloidea, or Phyllocarida.)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A remarkable genus of uncertain position among the lower crustaceans, ranged by Huxley among the phyllopodous Branchiopoda, by others in a peculiar order named Phyllocarida or Leptostraca.
  • n. A genus of rotifers.


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