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decacerata


decacerata


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Decacerata  \De*cac`e*ra"ta\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  de`ka  ten  + 
  ke`ras  a  horn.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  division  of  Cephalopoda  which  includes  the  squids, 
  cuttlefishes,  and  others  having  ten  arms  or  tentacles;  -- 
  called  also  {Decapoda}.  [Written  also  {Decacera}.]  See 
  {Dibranchiata}.