Bothriolepis

noun
Both·​ri·​ol·​e·​pis | \ ˌbäthrēˈäləpə̇s \

Definition of Bothriolepis

: a genus of Devonian ostracoderms (family Asterolepidae)

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History and Etymology for Bothriolepis

New Latin, from bothri- + -lepis

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“Bothriolepis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bothriolepis. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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