Haplolepis

noun
Hap·​lo·​lep·​is | \ ˌhapləˈlepə̇s, haˈpläləp- \

Definition of Haplolepis

: the type genus of the family Haplolepidae

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History and Etymology for Haplolepis

New Latin, from hapl- + Greek lepis scales of a fish

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“Haplolepis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haplolepis. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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