Phylactocarp

Phy*lac"to*carp

(?), n. [Gr. to guard + fruit.] (Zol.) A branch of a plumularian hydroid specially modified in structure for the protection of the gonothec.
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Phy*lac`to*l"ma

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Phy*lac`to*l"ma*ta

(?), } n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. to guard + the gullet.] (Zol.) An order of fresh-water Bryozoa in which the tentacles are arranged on a horseshoe-shaped lophophore, and the mouth is covered by an epistome. Called also Lophopoda, and hippocrepians.
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