Gymnura

noun
Gym·​nu·​ra | \ -ˈ(y)u̇rə \

Definition of Gymnura

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a small genus of widely distributed stingrays that is usually placed in the family Dasyatidae but sometimes in a separate family (Gynuridae) and includes the butterfly rays

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Definition of Gymnura (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of echino-sorex

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History and Etymology for Gymnura

Noun

New Latin, from gymn- + -ura

New Latin, from gymn- + -ura

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“Gymnura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gymnura. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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