capitibranchiata

Capitibranchiata

Cap`i*ti*bran`chi*a"ta\, n. pl. [NL., from L. caput, capitis, head + -branchiae gills.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of annelids in which the gills arise from or near the head. See Tubicola.
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