marsupite

mar´su`pite


n.1.(Paleon.) A fossil crinoid of the genus Marsupites, resembling a purse in form.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(1821): A natural history of the Crinoidea or lily-shaped animals, with observations on the genera Asteria, Euryale, Comatula, and Marsupites. C.
A Natural History of the Crinoidea of Lily Shaped Animals, with Observations on the Genera Asteria, Euryale, Comatula, and Marsupites. C.