atriceps

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From āter (black) +‎ -ceps (headed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ātriceps (genitive ātricipitis); third declension

  1. (New Latin) black-headed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative ātriceps ātricipitēs ātricipitia
Genitive ātricipitis ātricipitium
Dative ātricipitī ātricipitibus
Accusative ātricipitem ātriceps ātricipitēs ātricipitia
Ablative ātricipitī ātricipitibus
Vocative ātriceps ātricipitēs ātricipitia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.