haustellate definition

  • adjective:
    • Provided with a haustellum, or sucking proboscis.
    • supplied with a haustellum, or sucking proboscis.
  • noun:
    • one of several Haustellata.
    • one of many Haustellata.
  • others:
    • Fitted for drawing; suctorial; siphonostomous, as an insect or a crustacean, or perhaps the mouth-parts of these animals.
    • Provided with a haustellum or suctorial proboscis; of or regarding the Haustellata.

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