acutirostris

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Latin[edit]

Heteralocha acutirostris

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acutus (sharp) +‎ rostrum (beak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acutirostris m, f (neuter acutirostre); third declension

  1. having a sharp beak

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acutirostris acutirostre acutirostrēs acutirostria
genitive acutirostris acutirostris acutirostrium acutirostrium
dative acutirostrī acutirostrī acutirostribus acutirostribus
accusative acutirostrem acutirostre acutirostrēs acutirostria
ablative acutirostrī acutirostrī acutirostribus acutirostribus
vocative acutirostris acutirostre acutirostrēs acutirostria

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.