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What is the name given to six legged animals?

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03/24/2012

Insect

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Insects are hexapedes. The "hex" prefix means six while the "pod/pede" means legs.

Therefor not just insects, but any animal with six legs, like a deformed goat or a fictional dragon would be a hexapede.