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Acmaea

Definition of the noun Acmaea

What does Acmaea mean as a name of something?

Acmaea is a genus of Salticidae.

Acmaea is a genus of Acmaeidae, described by Eschscholtz in 1833.

Acmaea is a genus of Aciculidae, described by Agassiz in 1846.

Acmaea is a genus of Acmaeidae.

Acmaea is a kind of Lottiidae.

Explanation

Acmaea is a genus of sea snails, specifically true limpets, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Acmaeidae, one of the families of true limpets.

Phrases with Acmaea

Phrases starting with the word Acmaea:

  1. Acmaea Alba
  2. Acmaea asmi
  3. Acmaea Conus
  4. Acmaea mitra
  5. Acmaea Parva
  6. Acmaea pelta
  7. Acmaea Plana
  8. Acmaea rosea
  9. Acmaea Actina
  10. Acmaea Coffea
  11. Acmaea Helmsi
  12. Acmaea Mufria
  13. Acmaea scabra
  14. Acmaea scutum
  15. Acmaea Soceni
  16. Acmaea Apicina
  17. Acmaea atracta
  18. Acmaea Cymbula

Phrases ending with the word Acmaea:

  1. genus Acmaea
  2. Lelita Acmaea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acmaea

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Google previewThe American Naturalist (1905)

Acmaea is a large genus whose eighty-four species are widely scattered over both northern and southern hemispheres. Representatives have been recorded not only from both eastern and western shores of all the great continents except ...

Google previewThe Shipley collection of scientific papers (1906)

Acmaea is a large genus whose eighty-four species are widely scattered over both northern and southern hemispheres. Representatives have been recorded not only from both eastern and western shores of all the great continents except ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science (2003)

Pioneering Lives From Ancient Times to the Mid-20th Century by Marilyn Ogilvie, Joy Harvey

Zur Anatomie von Acmaea fragilis Chemnitz. Jena, 1898. Standard ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

In Scissurella the right branchia is only monopectinate; in other cases it is absent (Acmaea, Trochus, Nerita, &c.); but the left is always bipectinate in them. In the Helicinidae, which are terrestrial and physiologically Pneumochlamydate ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: C (1999)

by S. Gangolli

Acmaea testudinalis were subjected to 156 mg H and 0.56 mg H concentrations of carbofuran. Results showed a persistent increase in aspartate and alanine ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chrisholm

Acmaea, without pallial branchiae, British. Scurria, with pallial branchiae in a circle beneath the mantle. Fam. 2.—Tryblidiidae. Muscle scar divided into numerous impressions. Tryblidium, Silurian. Fam. 3.—Patellidae. No ctenidia but' pallial ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

species is the Atlantic plate limpet (Acmaea testudinalis) of cold waters. Keyhole limpets have a slit or hole at the apex of the shell. Some limpets ( subclass Pulmonata) live in brackish water and freshwater. See also MOLLUSK.

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

Acmaea (ak-mê'â), m. [NL., KGr, akualos, at the height or prime, in full bloom, vigorous, Kākuh, a point, the highest point: see acme.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

For example, Acmaea digitalis is typically found higher on the shore than Acmaea paradigi- talis, but when A. digitalis was experimentally removed, A. paradigitalis extended its range to higher levels on the shore. In control areas where A.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Acmaea (ak-mé'ā), n. [NL., (Gr. akuaioc, at the height or prime, in full bloom, vigorous, (ākuh, a point, the highest point: see acme..]. A genus of docoglossal gastropods, of the family Patellidae, or limpets. The genus is commonly regarded as ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Acmaea (ak-mé'ā), n. [NL., (Gr. akuaioc, at the height or prime, in full bloom, vigorous, (ākuh, a point, the highest point: see acme.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Acmaea (ak-mé'ā), n. [NL., (Gr. akuaior, at the height or prime, in full bloom, vigorous, (akuff, 8.'' the highest point: see acme.

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Acmaea

Seaweed Limpet (Acmaea insessa)

Found on Feather Boa Kelp showing the feeding scars on the algae.

Photo credit: jkirkhart35

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