• Definition for "Onychophora"
    • A taxonomic phylum inside the superphylum Protostomia —…
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Onychophora definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic phylum inside the superphylum Protostomia — the velvet worms.
  • noun-plural:
    • Malacopoda.
  • others:
    • An order of Myriapoda established when it comes to reception associated with the solitary genus Peripatus. Also referred to as Peripatidea, Malacopoda, and Onychopoda.
  • noun:
    • enigmatic small elongated wormlike terrestrial invertebrates of wet dark habitats in cozy regions; distinct from the phylum Annelida; look like slugs with legs as they are occasionally described as the lacking website link between arthropods and annelids
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