Stelletta

noun Stel·let·ta \stə̇ˈletə\

Definition of Stelletta

  1. :  a genus of white encrusting sponges (class Demospongiae) with a feltlike covering of slender glassy spicules that is common near the low-tide mark along the Pacific coast of North America

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Origin and Etymology of stelletta

New Latin, diminutive of Latin stella star


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