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Definition of the noun alces
What does alces mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- elk or moose
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Alces: genus Alces
- more generic term: mammal genus = a genus of mammals
- member of: Cervidae / family Cervidae = deer: reindeer; moose or elks; muntjacs
- member: Alces alces / moose / elk = large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male
Alces is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original papers on the biology and management of moose throughout their circumpolar distribution, as well as other ungulate or carnivore species that overlap their range. It has been edited in published in Lakehead University since 1978. A single volume per year is published; a volume has one or sometimes two issues, with occasional supplements.
- official website: bolt.lakeheadu.ca/~alceswww
Phrases with Alces
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- genus alces
- Cervus alces
- Gnathia alces
- Acropora Alces
- Ceraclea Alces
- Kennetus Alces
- Ozoliarus Alces
- Platypria Alces
- Gymnophora Alces
- Rachispoda Alces
- Athripsodes alces
- Canis lupus alces
- Gnathonemus Alces
- Berlesezetes alces
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In the arrangement of the deer, in the English Encyclopaedia of Natural History, just published, the European elk is called Alces malchis, and the editors appear to regard the American moose as the same species. Perhaps it is ; but as it has ...
by Joseph F. Merritt, Ruth Anne Matinko
alces is a good wader and swimmer and ...
by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Alces is a peerreviewedscientific ...
by Murray Wrobel
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A Comprehensive Guide to the Trackable Animals of the United States and Canada by Len McDougall
New World Moose (Alces alces) The largest member of the deer family, the American moose is actually the same animal as the elk found in Finland, Sweden , and across northern Russia. It was apparently misnamed because the first explorers ...
by Vin T. Sparano
(Alces. alces). RANGE: The Alaska-Yukon moose is found in the Alaska and Yukon peninsulas; the Canada moose is found in every Canadian province and in sections of northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Maine; the Wyoming, or Shiras , ...
Encyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)
Volume IV: Ph-Sr by Danylo Husar Struk
Among the forests of Polisia the richest fauna is found in the mixed forests, which contain the lynx, wolf, forest marten, chamois, fox, squirrel, weasel, ermine, wild boar, and bear and are visited by the elk (Alces alces, now very rare) from the ...
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
verae,Alces sp., Bisonsp.,and others. The northernmostfindingof Homotherium in Asia is associatedwiththis fauna.In Eastern Siberia,the Aldanfauna includeda ...
A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use
Alces Malchis or Cervus Alces, the largest existing species of the Cervidte or deer fam. It is found in Europe and Asia, but chiefly in North America, where it is called the Moose or Moose-deer. Elke. Cygnus ferus, the wild swan or hooper. Ell , el.
Encyclopedia of Geography (2010)
by Barney Warf
moose (Alces alces) , and elk (Cervus elaphus), as well as smaller herbivorous boreal species such as ...
by David Mcfarland
see Gastropoda marine, see Mollusca monkeys, see Simiae vervet, see Cercopitliecus aethiops moorhens, see Gallinula chloropus moose, see Alces alces Mormyridae 60 Motacilla sp. 177 moths, see Catocala antinympha and Lepidoptera ...
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