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Ancient Greek τέτταρες (téttares), τέσσαρες (téssares, “four”) + New Latin, from Greek, neuter plural of -pod-, -pous having (such or so many) feet.

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  1. A taxonomic superclass within the infraphylum Gnathostomata – all tetrapods.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Ruggiero MA, Gordon DP, Orrell TM, Bailly N, Bourgoin T, Brusca RC, et al. (2015) A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0119248. PMID 25923521, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119248