flaviceps

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From flavus ‎(yellow) +‎ -ceps ‎(headed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flaviceps m, f, n ‎(genitive flavicipitis); third declension

  1. (New Latin) yellow-headed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative flaviceps flavicipitēs flavicipitia
genitive flavicipitis flavicipitium
dative flavicipitī flavicipitibus
accusative flavicipitem flaviceps flavicipitēs flavicipitia
ablative flavicipitī flavicipitibus
vocative flaviceps flavicipitēs flavicipitia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.