faunule

noun fau·nule \ˈfȯˌnyül, ˈfäˌ-\
variants: less commonly

faunula

\-nyələ\

Definition of faunule

plural

faunules

\-iz\ also

faunulae

\-yəˌlē\
  1. :  a diminutive fauna; especially :  an association of animal fossils found in a single stratum or a succession of strata of limited thickness

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Origin and Etymology of faunule

New Latin faunula, from fauna + -ula


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