Proboscidea meaning

A taxonomic order within the clade Paenungulata — the elephants.
pronoun
0
0
A taxonomic genus within the family Martyniaceae — certain New World flowering plants.
pronoun
0
0
(genus): Proboscidea althaeifolia, Proboscidea diversifolia, Proboscidea louisianica, Proboscidea lutea, Proboscidea parviflora, Proboscidea triloba, Proboscidea sabulosa (species)
hyponyms
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of proboscidea

  • Ancient Greek πρό (pro, “in front”) + βόσκω (boskō, “to feed”).

    From Wiktionary