Ago·​ni·​a·​ti·​tes | \ (ˈ)ā-ˌgō-nē-ə-ˈtī-(ˌ)tēz, ə- \

Definition of Agoniatites

: a genus of Devonian ammonoid mollusks (family Goniatitidae)

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First Known Use of Agoniatites

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Agoniatites

borrowed from New Latin, from a- a- entry 2 + Goniatites goniatites

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“Agoniatites.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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