Goniatites

noun Go·ni·a·ti·tes

Definition of Goniatites

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Goniatitidae) of ammonoids widespread in the Devonian and the Carboniferous and having a discoidal coiled shell with angular-lobed sutures

goniatitic

adjective

goniatitid

noun, plural

-s

goniatitoid

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of goniatites

New Latin, irregular from Greek gōnia angle


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