Proteidea

proteidea

(Science: zoology) An order of aquatic amphibians having prominent external gills and four legs. It includes proteus and menobranchus (necturus).

Synonym: Proteoidea, and Proteida.

Origin: NL. See Proteus, and -oid.

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