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(Science: zoology) a group of Entomostraca, with suctorial mouths, including species parasitic on fishes, as the carp lice (Argulus).

Origin: NL, fr, gr. Gill _ tail.

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Tiny carnivorous water creature?

Could it be this? http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/arthropoda/crustacea/maxillopoda/branchiura.html

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by Darby
Sat Mar 06, 2010 2:03 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Tiny carnivorous water creature?
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