Thoracostomopsidae

Thoracostomopsidae

[¦thȯr·ə·kō·stō′mäp·sə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of marine nematodes in the superfamily Enoploidea, which have the stomatal armature modified to form a hollow tube.
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