Amblysiphonella

noun
Am·​bly·​si·​pho·​nel·​la

Definition of Amblysiphonella

: a genus of thin-walled extinct calcareous sponges including important index fossils of Pennsylvanian age

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First Known Use of Amblysiphonella

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amblysiphonella

New Latin, from ambly- + Latin siphon-, sipho + New Latin -ella

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“Amblysiphonella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Amblysiphonella. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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