Definition of Branchiopodous
1. Adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda.
Partainyms: Subclass Branchiopoda, Subclass Branchiopoda, Subclass Branchiopoda
Derivative terms: Branchiopoda
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Branchiopodous
Literary usage of Branchiopodous
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville-Kent (1880)
"A large number of zooids of this new species were found attached to the thoracic appendages of the branchiopodous Crustacean ..."
2. Wonders of Geology; Or, A Familiar Exposition of Geological Phenomena: Or A by Gideon Algernon Mantell (1848)
"... two species of a branchiopodous crustacean (Eurypterus, Medals, p. 541,) one of which is twelve inches long, have been discovered by Dr. Hibbert. ..."