: 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
adjective or noun
adjective or noun

Word History


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

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“Monticulipora.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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