fenestellid

noun
fen·​es·​tel·​lid | \ -elə̇d \
plural -s

Definition of fenestellid

: a bryozoan of the genus Fenestella or the family Fenestellidae

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History and Etymology for fenestellid

New Latin Fenestellidae, family of bryozoans, from Fenestella, type genus + -idae

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“Fenestellid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fenestellid. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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