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"Actiniae" is a lithograph by German naturalist Ernst Haeckel. This lithograph is from his book Kunstformen der Natur, which was first published in 1899.
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Phrases with Actiniae
- Doridicola Actiniae
- Critomolgus Actiniae
- Heteromysis actiniae
- Species Critomolgus Actiniae
- species Heteromysis actiniae
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The Actiniae are hermaphrodite ; the reproduction is both by division and by eggs ; and the eggs or young (as the case may be) are ejected through the mouth, or rarely, by a kind of abortion, through the tentacles, according to Contarini.
... to which are Added, a Syllabus of Practical Taxidermy, and a Glossarial Appendix by Samuel Maunder
given rise to the popular names of Animal-flowers and Sea-Anemonies, by which the Actiniae are familiarly known. They are found on the shores of every sea, often covering the sides of rocks as with a tapestry of flowers. As in other tribes, ...
Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature; Enlarged and Improved. Vol. 1. [- 20.] (1823)
The principal food of the whale is a species of helia and different species of actiniae...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1817)
Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...
The principal food of the whale is a species of helor and different species of actiniae. It is not a little surprising...
Chamber's Encyclopaedia (1872)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
Actiniae, Anemone, Sea. Actinocrinites, Silurian Rocks. Actinophrys, Rhizopoda. Actitis, $o: Acupressure, (Supo.) Acuyori wood, Icica (Sueño.) Ada, (Supp.) Adafudia, (Supp.) Adamantine spar, Corundum .
by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.
AM ak'tinio actiniae BR ak'tionii.
by William Nicholson
In the -last particular they seem to constitute an intermediate link between carnivorous and herbivorous animals, approaching nearly to ruminating quadrupeds , but differ in subsisting on animal food, as they live chiefly on actiniae, medusae, ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1N1I1A1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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