n. pl. lat•er•a (lăt′ər-ə)
Examples from the Web for latus
A most curious and interesting fish (Neophrynichthys latus) was here obtained.Cruise of the 'Alert'|R. W. Coppinger
The other portions were called the latus sinistrum and dextrum, or Septentrionale et Australe.Rites and Ritual|Philip Freeman
Others to the Old-German, Laz, from latus; the weapon being therefore a "side-arm."Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe|John Hewitt
Niger latus, thorace marginato transverso, tridentato, atro nitido; antennis brevibus.
The absurd "marginis posticum latus remotum" was a misprint for (dens) "marginis posticus, latus, remotus."