Brussels sprout

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Brussels sprout

1. a variety of cabbage, Brassica oleracea gemmifera, having a stout stem studded with budlike heads of tightly folded leaves, resembling tiny cabbages
2. the head of this plant, eaten as a vegetable
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Paralogania martinssoni (Gross), Phlebolepis elegans Pander, osteostracans Tremataspis mammillata Patten, Dartmuthia gemmifera Patten, Oeselaspis pustulata Patten, Procephalaspis oeselensis (Robertson), and anaspids Schidiosteus mustelensis Pander and Pharyngolepis?
Our material contains only one specimen of Dartmuthia gemmifera and Tremataspis mammillata Patten from inside the fish bed, while disarticulated scales and small shield fragments of different agnathans occur throughout the dolostones of the quarry (Fig.
The collection comprises over 1000 osteostracan specimens with different degrees of preservation, including shield fragments of Tremataspis mammillata Patten, one part and counterpart of its disintegrated tail, many shield pieces of Dartmuthia gemmifera Patten, four fragmentary Saaremaaspis mickwitzi (Rohon), a few Tremataspis milleri Patten, one Procephalaspis oeselensis (Robertson), a single Witaaspis schrenkii (Pander) shield and three incomplete squamations of the thelodont Phlebolepis elegans Pander.