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marsipobranch

/ˈmɑːsɪpəʊˌbræŋk/
noun, adjective
1.
another word for cyclostome
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin Marsipobranchia, from Greek marsipos pouch + branchia gills
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  • If Palæospondylus is not a marsipobranch, it is quite impossible to refer it to any other existing group of vertebrates.

  • Thus Parker, in his well-known description of the skeleton of the marsipobranch fishes, does not even mention its existence.

    The Origin of Vertebrates Walter Holbrook Gaskell

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