Atikokania

noun
At·i·ko·ka·nia | \ atə̇(ˌ)kōˈkānēə , -nyə \

Definition of Atikokania 

: a genus of Precambrian fossils possibly of siliceous sponges and if actually such the only fossil animal known from this early period

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History and Etymology for Atikokania

New Latin, from Atikokan river, Ontario, Canada + New Latin -ia

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