Pronunciation: (brang'kē-u-pod"), [key]
any crustacean of the class (or subclass) Branchiopoda, having flattened, footlike appendages that bear respiratory organs.
Also,bran•chi•op•o•dousPronunciation: (brang"kē-op'u-dus). [key]belonging or pertaining to the Branchiopoda.
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