Cryptobranchoidea


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Cryptobranchoidea

[‚krip·tə‚braŋ′kȯid·ē·ə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A primitive suborder of amphibians in the order Urodela distinguished by external fertilization and aquatic larvae.
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