nigripalpus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from niger (black) +‎ palpus (palm, feeler).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nigripalpus (feminine nigripalpa, neuter nigripalpum); first/second declension

  1. having black hands or feelers

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative nigripalpus nigripalpa nigripalpum nigripalpī nigripalpae nigripalpa
genitive nigripalpī nigripalpae nigripalpī nigripalpōrum nigripalpārum nigripalpōrum
dative nigripalpō nigripalpō nigripalpīs
accusative nigripalpum nigripalpam nigripalpum nigripalpōs nigripalpās nigripalpa
ablative nigripalpō nigripalpā nigripalpō nigripalpīs
vocative nigripalpe nigripalpa nigripalpum nigripalpī nigripalpae nigripalpa

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.