nigricollis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from niger (black) +‎ collum (neck, stem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nigricollis m, f (neuter nigricolle); third declension

  1. having a black neck or stem

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative nigricollis nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia
genitive nigricollis nigricollis nigricollium nigricollium
dative nigricollī nigricollī nigricollibus nigricollibus
accusative nigricollem nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia
ablative nigricollī nigricollī nigricollibus nigricollibus
vocative nigricollis nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.