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Epithet: attenuata
Meaning: Thinned, reduced, or attenuated; weakened or diminished
Derivation: The feminine form of "attenuatus," perfect passive participle of the Latin verb "attenuo"
Pronunciation: at-ten-yoo-AY-tuh

Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.

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