Receptaculida

plural noun
Re·​cep·​ta·​cu·​li·​da | \ rə̇ˌseptəˈkyülədə \

Definition of Receptaculida

: a class of calcareous fossils of uncertain systematic relations — see receptaculitidae

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History and Etymology for Receptaculida

New Latin, from receptaculum + -ida

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“Receptaculida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Receptaculida. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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