brachyrhynchos

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Scientific coinage: from Ancient Greek βραχύς ‎(brakhús) + Ancient Greek ῥύγχος ‎(rhúnkhos)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /bra.kʰyˈrʰyn.kʰos/, [bra.kʰʏˈrʰʏŋ.kʰɔs]

Adjective[edit]

brachyrhynchos m ‎(feminine brachyrhyncha, neuter brachyrhynchum); first/second declension

  1. (New Latin, taxonomy) short-snouted, short-billed or short-beaked