obscuripennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from obscurus (dark) +‎ penna (feather, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

obscuripennis m, f (neuter obscuripenne); third declension

  1. having dark wings or feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative obscuripennis obscuripenne obscuripennēs obscuripennia
genitive obscuripennis obscuripennis obscuripennium obscuripennium
dative obscuripennī obscuripennī obscuripennibus obscuripennibus
accusative obscuripennem obscuripenne obscuripennēs obscuripennia
ablative obscuripennī obscuripennī obscuripennibus obscuripennibus
vocative obscuripennis obscuripenne obscuripennēs obscuripennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.