Branchiostoma

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From Ancient Greek βράγχιον (bránkhion, gill) + στόμα (stóma, mouth).

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Branchiostoma n

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Branchiostomidae – most of the lancelets, small eel-like coastal marine animals related to the vertebrates, but lacking a true head and brain.

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