resilifer

noun
re·sil·i·fer | \ -ləfə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of resilifer 

: a spoon-shaped process on the hinge plate of some bivalve mollusks (as members of the genus Mactra) supporting the resilium

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History and Etymology for resilifer

New Latin resilium + English -fer

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