Septanychus

noun Sep·tan·y·chus \sepˈtanə̇kəs\

Definition of Septanychus

  1. :  a genus of plant-feeding mites

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Origin and Etymology of septanychus

New Latin, probably alteration of Septonychus, from 1sept- + -onychus (from Greek onych-, onyx nail, claw); from the mites being seven-jointed


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