Meaning: Weak-spined, derives from the Latin words "debilis," meaning "weak" and "spina," meaning "thorn, spine or prickle"
Pronunciation: deb-il-ih-SPIN-uh or deb-il-ih-SPY-nuh
There are often several genera that have the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species, for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
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