Definición de plesiadapiform en Inglés

plesiadapiform

Pronunciación /ˌpliːzɪˈadəpɪfɔːm/

nombre

  • A primitive primate belonging to the extinct infraorder Plesiadapiformes, known chiefly from Palaeocene fossil remains found in North America and Europe.

adjetivo

  • Of or relating to the infraorder Plesiadapiformes.

Origen

1970s; earliest use found in Science. From scientific Latin Plesiadapiformes, infraorder name from Plesiadapis, genus name + -iformes.