inferobranchiate

Inferobranchiate

In`fe*ro*bran"chi*ate\, a. [L. inferus lower + E. branchiate.] (Zo["o]l.) Having the gills on the sides of the body, under the margin of the mantle; belonging to the Inferobranchiata.
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