flavipennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from flavus (yellow) +‎ frōns (feather, fin, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flavipennis m, f (neuter flavipenne); third declension

  1. having a yellow wing or fin, or yellow feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative flavipennis flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia
genitive flavipennis flavipennis flavipennium flavipennium
dative flavipennī flavipennī flavipennibus flavipennibus
accusative flavipennem flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia
ablative flavipennī flavipennī flavipennibus flavipennibus
vocative flavipennis flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.