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taxonomic synonym of mentzelia


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: a genus sometimes treated as a subgenus of Babesia and comprising tick-borne protozoan parasites of mammals compare babesiidae

Word History


New Latin, from Thomas Nuttall †1859 American botanist and ornithologist + New Latin -ia


New Latin, from George H. F. Nuttall †1937 American biologist + New Latin -ia

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“Nuttallia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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