Yoldia

noun Yol·dia \ˈyōldēə\

Definition of Yoldia

  1. :  a large genus of small primitive bivalve mollusks (family Nuculamidae) widely distributed in temperate and Arctic seas

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Origin and Etymology of yoldia

New Latin, from Count Yoldi †1852 Spanish nobleman in charge of the royal naturalistic collection of Denmark + New Latin -ia


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