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Definition of the noun Achirus

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Achirus is a genus of Achiridae, described by Lacepède in 1802.

Achirus is a subgenus of Solea, described by Lacépède in 1802.

Phrases with Achirus

  1. Achirus Errans
  2. Achirus Mucuri
  3. Achirus novoae
  4. Achirus scutum
  5. Achirus achirus
  6. Achirus Affinis
  7. Achirus garmani
  8. Achirus Jenynsi
  9. Achirus declivis
  10. Achirus Hasemani
  11. Achirus Jenynsii
  12. Achirus lineatus
  13. Achirus Rautheri
  14. Achirus zebrinus
  15. Achirus Austrinus
  16. Achirus Japonicus
  17. Achirus lorentzii
  18. Achirus maculatus
  19. Achirus pavoninus
  20. genus Achirus

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Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

SOLE-PERDRIX JUIVE La famille des Soleidae comprend encore les espe`ces Achirus et Trinectes (voir + SOLE AME ́RICAINE ou + HOGCHOKER). En Afrique du Sud SOLE de ́signe les esp. Austroglossus (Austroglossus microlepis et ...

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

The genus Achirus is without pectoral fins, and has the eyes on the right side of the head. Mouth distorted to the side opposite the eyes, and very small. Dorsal and anal ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Achirus A malformed individual without hands. Achlorhydria Absence of hydrochloricacid from the gastric juice. Achluophobia Fear of darkness. Acholia Suppressed secretion of bile. Acholic Without bile. Acholuria Absence of bile pigments ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Achirus.—No pectoral fins. LEPADogaster, Gouan. The ample pectoral fins united by a transverse membrane; body without scales; snout prominent and extensible.

Google previewA Treasury of Natural History Or a Popular Dictionary of Zoology in which the Characteristics that Distinguish the Different Classes... by Samuel Maunder (1870)

ACHIRUS. A genus of fiat-fish, belonging to the order Malaccpterygii; in form resembling the Sole, but distinguished ...

Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

Hangflos, achirus, Achire. Hendrick“, n., dorsum mantis, 1. DesH " n., ligamentum dot-sale msnt'ls vel carpi, s. Dorsal. Haadriickenblutadera, pl., venue dot-sales, Handtellsr, m., palms manila, Psume. Honduflmkuag, i1, luxatio-q a.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature


Google previewA practical medical dictionary ... (1914)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

Achirus. achene (a-ken' ) [L.

Google previewThe National Standard Encyclopedia (1884)

A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use. A Volume for Universal Reference Containing Over 20,000 Articles ... with 1,000 Illustrations

Achirus, a-ki'rus. A gen. of fishes, fain.

Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary of the Terms Employed in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology... (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

achirus (« priv., x''h hand), demanus, L. — handloss, ohne hand, (" .., without hand. Achirus, in Ichthyology, eine gattung fische ohne brttstfiossen, G., ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1825)

This and five others, being destitute of pećtoral fins, are placed by Cepede in a separate genus, achirus, which in Greek signifies “having no hands.” Its country is unknown. 23. Pleuronečtes marmoratus, the marbled sole : no pectoral fins; tail ...

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

The American sole (Achirus fasciatus) , or 'hog- chocker,' is. only about six inches long and is of less value. See Plate of Flatfish and Flounders. NAME OF PLANET Mercury Venue Eartli Mars Planetoid Ceres Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

rysostosus, Capros, Achirus. Page 14, col. GENERA, r. Centropome, Gomphosus, Osphronemus, Pogonias, Holo notus, Dipterodon, Coryphaenoidon, Prionotus, Peristedei, Stiophorus. Page 15, under GENERA, r.

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Achirus, a-ki'rus, *. A genus of flat fishes : Family, Pleuronectids. ACIILAMYDE.E, ak-la-mid'e-e, .«. (a, without, and chlnmyi, a tunic, Gr.) A term applied to those plants which have neither calyx nor corolla. Achlamydeoi"s, ak-la-mid'e-us, a.

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