obscuripennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from obscurus (dark) +‎ penna (feather, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

obscūripennis (neuter obscūripenne); third declension

  1. having dark wings or feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative obscūripennis obscūripenne obscūripennēs obscūripennia
genitive obscūripennis obscūripennium
dative obscūripennī obscūripennibus
accusative obscūripennem obscūripenne obscūripennēs obscūripennia
ablative obscūripennī obscūripennibus
vocative obscūripennis obscūripenne obscūripennēs obscūripennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.