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Xiphosura


Xiphˊo-su′ra

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Noun.
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Xiphura
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Xiphosura

Xiphosura

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Xiphosura

  1. A taxonomic order within the class Merostomata – distinguished from all other chelicerates by having compound eyes. The only living xiphosurans are the horseshoe crabs.

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