Hyperotreta

Hy`per·o·tre'ta (hī`pẽr*o*trē'tȧ) noun plural [ New Latin , from Greek 'yperw`,n the palate + trhto`s perforated.] (Zoology) An order of marsipobranchs, including the Myxine or hagfish and the genus Bdellostoma . They have barbels ...
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hyperotreta

<zoology> An order of marsipobranchs, including the Myxine or hagfish and the genus Bdellostoma. They have barbels around the mouth, one tooth on the plate, and a communication between tionnasal aperture and the throat. See Hagfish. ... Alternative forms: Hyperotreti. ... Origin: NL, fr. Gr. The plate + perforated. ... Source: Websters Dictio...
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Hyperotreta

• (n. pl.) An order of marsipobranchs, including the Myxine or hagfish and the genus Bdellostoma. They have barbels around the mouth, one tooth on the plate, and a communication between the nasal aperture and the throat. See Hagfish.
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