Monticulipora

noun Mon·ti·cu·lip·ora \ˌmäntəkyəˈlipərə\

Definition of Monticulipora

  1. :  a genus of fossil bryozoans forming massive zoaria similar to coral and composed of polygonal mostly thin-walled zooecia and represented by numerous species in the Ordovician and extending into the Silurian

monticuliporidean

adjective or noun

monticuliporoid

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of monticulipora

New Latin, from Late Latin monticulus + New Latin -pora


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