Cuculli
Cucullus Cu*cul"lus, n.; pl. {Cuculli}. [L., a hood.] 1. (Bot.) A hood-shaped organ, resembling a cowl or monk's hood, as certain concave and arched sepals or petals. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. (Zo["o]l.) A color marking or structure on the head somewhat resembling a hood. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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