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Epithet: grandidens
Meaning: Large-toothed; with large teeth
Derivation: Compound of two Latin words, the adjective "grandis," meaning "large" or "great," and the noun "dens," meaning "tooth."
Pronunciation: GRAN-di-denz

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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