trichobranchiate
(noun) A decapod bearing trichobranch gills, or (adjective) the condition of having trichobranch gills [Brusca and Brusca, 2002].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • trichobranchiate — adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • trichobranchiate — trich·o·branchiate …   English syllables

  • trichobranchiate — adjective see trichobranchia …   Useful english dictionary

  • trichobranchiate gill — A gill in which the branches are fingerlike and project from a central axis [Perez Farfante and Kensley, 1997]. Gill with fine branches on a central axis [Poore, 2004] …   Crustacea glossary

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