-tricha

-tricha

a combining form meaning “ones having hair” of the kind or number specified by the initial element, used in taxonomic names, especially in taxa of ciliated protozoans: Chonotricha; Spirotricha.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin < Greek, neuter plural of -trichos (see -trich)

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