acrolepis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acrolepis m, f, n (genitive acrolepidis); third declension

  1. having sharp scales

Adjective[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acrolepis acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia
genitive acrolepidis acrolepidis acrolepidium acrolepidium
dative acrolepidī acrolepidī acrolepidibus acrolepidibus
accusative acrolepidem acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia
ablative acrolepidī acrolepidī acrolepidibus acrolepidibus
vocative acrolepis acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.