Grinnellia

noun Grin·nel·lia \grə̇ˈnelēə, -lyə\

Definition of Grinnellia

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

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Origin and Etymology of grinnellia

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


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