noun Wyn·yar·dia \wə̇nˈyärdēə\

Definition of Wynyardia

  1. :  a genus of Tasmanian Pliocene or Miocene primitive fossil phalangers sometimes regarded as ancestral to the modern Australian opossums

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Origin and Etymology of wynyardia

New Latin, from Wynyard, town on northwestern coast of Tasmania + New Latin -ia

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