Bdelloidea

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Translingual[edit]

Habrotrocha rosa (order Bdelloida)
Unidentified species, family Bdellidae

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βδέλλα (bdélla, leech) +‎ -oidea.

Proper noun[edit]

Bdelloidea

  1. A taxonomic subclass within the class Eurotatoriabdelloid rotifers (that resemble leeches).
  2. A taxonomic superfamily within the suborder Prostigmata — various mites.

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