longirostris

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from longus (long) +‎ rostrum (beak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

longirostris (neuter longirostre); third declension

  1. having a long beak

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative longirostris longirostre longirostrēs longirostria
genitive longirostris longirostrium
dative longirostrī longirostribus
accusative longirostrem longirostre longirostrēs longirostria
ablative longirostrī longirostribus
vocative longirostris longirostre longirostrēs longirostria

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.