Acanthodes

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TranslingualEdit

Acanthodes bronni

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀκανθώδης ‎(akanthṓdēs, spiny, thorny), from ἄκανθα ‎(ákantha) + -ώδης ‎(-ṓdēs, resembling).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæ.kənˈθoʊ.di.ə/

Proper nounEdit

Acanthodes f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Acanthodidae—an extinct spiny shark from the Permian.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5)