ruficeps

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rūfus (red) +‎ -ceps (headed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rūficeps (genitive rūficipitis); third declension

  1. (New Latin) red-headed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative rūficeps rūficipitēs rūficipitia
genitive rūficipitis rūficipitium
dative rūficipitī rūficipitibus
accusative rūficipitem rūficeps rūficipitēs rūficipitia
ablative rūficipitī rūficipitibus
vocative rūficeps rūficipitēs rūficipitia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.