Grinnellia

noun
Grin·​nel·​lia | \ grə̇ˈnelēə, -lyə \

Definition of Grinnellia

: a genus related to Delesseria and comprising red algae with lanceolate fronds often 18 inches or more in length

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History and Etymology for Grinnellia

New Latin, from Henry Grinnell †1874 American merchant + New Latin -ia

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“Grinnellia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grinnellia. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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