Terebratella

noun
Tere·​bra·​tel·​la | \ təˌrēbrəˈtelə, ˌterəb- \

Definition of Terebratella

: a cosmopolitan genus of articulate brachiopods (family Terebratulidae) that includes a common species (T. transversa) of the western coast of North America

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History and Etymology for Terebratella

New Latin, from Latin terebratus (past participle of terebrare to bore) + -ella

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“Terebratella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Terebratella. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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