Definition of ostracod in English:
A minute aquatic crustacean of the class Ostracoda.
- Adult land-locked fish eat mostly zooplankton, especially larger varieties such as copepods, cladocerans, mysids, and ostracods.
- This lower interval has already been analysed for pollen, diatoms, ostracods, and gastropods.
- Recent evidence suggests that the compound eyes of myodocopid ostracods may be phylogentically non-homologous to those of other arthropods.
Definition of ostracod in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.