Trematosaurus

noun Trem·a·to·sau·rus \ˌtremətəˈsȯrəs\

Definition of Trematosaurus

  1. :  a genus of large labyrinthodont amphibians (order Stereospondyli) from the Triassic rocks of Germany having an elongated triangular roughly sculptured skull

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Origin and Etymology of trematosaurus

New Latin, from Greek trēmat-, trēma hole + New Latin -saurus


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