flavipennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from flavus ‎(yellow) +‎ frōns ‎(feather, fin, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flavipennis m, f ‎(neuter flavipenne); third declension

  1. having a yellow wing or fin, or yellow feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative flavipennis flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia
genitive flavipennis flavipennium
dative flavipennī flavipennibus
accusative flavipennem flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia
ablative flavipennī flavipennibus
vocative flavipennis flavipenne flavipennēs flavipennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.