trinucleus

Trinucleus

Tri*nu"cle*us\, n. [Pref. tri- + nucleus.] (Paleon.) A genus of Lower Silurian trilobites in which the glabella and cheeks form three rounded elevations on the head.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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