Geoteuthis

noun

Ge·​o·​teu·​this
ˌjēōˈtüthə̇s,
-ō‧ˈtyü-
: a genus of extinct cuttlefishes abundant in the Upper Liassic formations of Europe

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from ge- + Greek teuthis squid

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“Geoteuthis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Geoteuthis. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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