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Meaning of ECHIUROIDEA

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ech`i*u*roi"de*a\, n. pl. [NL., fr. echiurus, the
name of one genus (Gr. ? an adder + ? tail) + -oid.]
(Zo["o]l.)
A division of Annelida which includes the genus {Echiurus}
and allies. They are often classed among the Gephyrea, and
called the {armed Gephyreans}.

 

 

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