Astrophyton

noun
includes many of the basket stars
Syn: ↑genus Astrophyton
Hypernyms: ↑echinoderm genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Euryalida, ↑subclass Euryalida
Member Meronyms: ↑Astrophyton muricatum

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\\aˈsträfəˌtän\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from astr- + Greek phyton plant — more at phyt-
: a genus of ophiuroids having complexly branching arms and including many of the basket stars

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Astrophyton — Astrophyton …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Astrophyton — As*troph y*ton, n. [Astro + Gr. fyton a plant.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of ophiurans having the arms much branched. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Astrophyton — Astrophyton …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Astrophyton — Taxobox name = Astrophyton image caption = Astrophyton Darwinium regnum = Animalia phylum = Echinodermata subphylum = Eleutherozoa superclassis = Cryptosyringida classis = Ophiuroidea ordo = Phrynophiurida subordo = Euryalina familia =… …   Wikipedia

  • astrophyton — as·troph·y·ton …   English syllables

  • Astrophyton muricatum — noun a variety of basket star • Hypernyms: ↑basket star, ↑basket fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Astrophyton, ↑genus Astrophyton …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Astrophyton — noun includes many of the basket stars • Syn: ↑Astrophyton • Hypernyms: ↑echinoderm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Euryalida, ↑subclass Euryalida • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Echinodermos de Venezuela — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Endossqueleto calcáreo constituido por placas tipico de los equinodermos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gorgonocephalidae — Gorgonenhäupter Astrophyton darwinium aus Kunstformen der Natur von Ernst Haeckel Systematik Übers …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Medusenhäupter — Gorgonenhäupter Astrophyton darwinium aus Kunstformen der Natur von Ernst Haeckel Systematik Übers …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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