Ar*te"mi*a\ ([aum]r*t[e^]"m[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL., fr. Gr. 'A`rtemis, a Greek goddess.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of phyllopod Crustacea found in salt lakes and brines; the brine shrimp. See Brine shrimp.
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Brine shrimp are a species of aquatic crustaceans of the genus artemia.
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