Odontopteryx

noun
Odon·​top·​ter·​yx | \ -tə(ˌ)riks \

Definition of Odontopteryx

: a genus of serrate-jawed totipalmate birds from the Lower Eocene of England

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History and Etymology for Odontopteryx

New Latin, from odont- + -pteryx

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“Odontopteryx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Odontopteryx. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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