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stomatopod

[stoh-mat-uh-pod, stoh-muh-tuh-] /stoʊˈmæt əˌpɒd, ˈstoʊ mə tə-/
noun
1.
any crustacean of the order Stomatopoda, having a carapace that does not cover the posterior thorax and a broad abdomen bearing gills on the appendages.
Origin of stomatopod
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; stomato- + -pod
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stomatopod

/ˈstɒmətəˌpɒd; ˈstəʊ-/
noun
1.
any marine crustacean of the order Stomatopoda, having abdominal gills: subclass Malacostraca. The group includes the mantis shrimp
Word Origin
C19: via New Latin from Greek stoma mouth + -podos, pous foot
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