tenuirostris

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from tenuis (thin) +‎ rostrum (beak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenuirostris m, f (neuter tenuirostre); third declension

  1. having a thin beak

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative tenuirostris tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria
genitive tenuirostris tenuirostris tenuirostrium tenuirostrium
dative tenuirostrī tenuirostrī tenuirostribus tenuirostribus
accusative tenuirostrem tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria
ablative tenuirostrī tenuirostrī tenuirostribus tenuirostribus
vocative tenuirostris tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.