Stegomus

noun Stego·mus \-məs\

Definition of Stegomus

  1. :  a genus of small short-necked 5-toed reptiles (order Thecodontia) with smooth dermal scutes found in the Triassic of the Connecticut valley

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Origin and Etymology of stegomus

New Latin, probably from steg- + Greek ōmos shoulder — more at humerus


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