Recticornia

Recticornia

[‚rek·tə′kȯr·nē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of amphipod crustaceans in the superfamily Genuina containing forms in which the first antennae are straight, arise from the anterior margin of the head, and have few flagellar segments.
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