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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of lepadoid cirriped Crustacea having an elongate body covered by from four to six rows of overlapping triangular plates which are concentrically striated and have radial or punctate ornamentation. The species range from Cambrian to Upper Devonian.


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