Ornithodelphes

Or·​nith·​o·​del·​phes
variants: or Ornithodelphia \ -​lfēə \

Definition of Ornithodelphes

taxonomic synonym of prototheria

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History and Etymology for Ornithodelphes

New Latin, from ornith- + -delphes or -delphia (from Greek delphys womb)

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“Ornithodelphes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ornithodelphes. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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