tenuirostris

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from tenuis ‎(thin) +‎ rostrum ‎(beak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenuirostris m, f ‎(neuter tenuirostre); third declension

  1. having a thin beak

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative tenuirostris tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria
genitive tenuirostris tenuirostrium
dative tenuirostrī tenuirostribus
accusative tenuirostrem tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria
ablative tenuirostrī tenuirostribus
vocative tenuirostris tenuirostre tenuirostrēs tenuirostria

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.