Artotrogus

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Artōtrōgus ‎(the name of a parasite ("person who eats at the table of another") in Plautus' play Miles Gloriosus), from Ancient Greek ἄρτοστρώγω ‎(ártostrṓgō, bread-gnawer), from ἄρτος ‎(ártos, bread) + τρώγω ‎(trṓgō, I gnaw, I eat)

Proper noun[edit]

Artotrogus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Artotrogidae—marine crustaceans that parasitize fish.

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