Calymene

noun
Ca·lym·e·ne | \ kəˈlimə(ˌ)nē \

Definition of Calymene 

: a genus of trilobites of the Ordovician, Silurian, and Devonian periods

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History and Etymology for Calymene

New Latin, modification of Greek kekalymmenē, feminine of kekalymmenos, perfect passive participle of kalyptein to cover, conceal

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