longipennis

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from longus (long) +‎ penna (feather, fin, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

longipennis (neuter longipenne); third declension

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

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative longipennis longipenne longipennēs longipennia
genitive longipennis longipennium
dative longipennī longipennibus
accusative longipennem longipenne longipennēs, longipennīs longipennia
ablative longipennī longipennibus
vocative longipennis longipenne longipennēs longipennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.