Haliserites

noun Hal·i·se·ri·tes \ˌhaləsəˈrīt(ˌ)ēz, həˌlis-\

Definition of Haliserites

  1. :  a genus of Old World Cretaceous fossil plants of uncertain relationship possibly related to the dicotyledonous genus Fontainea but by some considered thallophytes because of the dichotomous flat leaves

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Origin and Etymology of haliserites

New Latin, from hali- + Greek seris endive + New Latin -ites


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