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Definition of the noun Agalena
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Agalena is a genus of Agelenidae, described by Thorell in 1870.
- synonym: genus Agalena
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Arachnida
- order: Araneae
- family: Agelenidae
- genus: Agelena
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The 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)
Agalena (ag-a-lé'nā), n. [NL., & Gr. a-priv. + yazhvn, repose, calmness, tranquillity : in allusion to the spider's restlessness.] A genus of true spiders, founded by Walckenaer, giving name to the family Agalenidae. A. labyrinthica is a pretty British ...
by William Dwight Whitney
Agalena + □old.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the spiders of the family Agalenidse. agalite (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. < Gr. ayv, wonder, + A/'ft>f, stone. ] A fibrous variety of talc, pseu- domorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, New ...
Including the Various Orders, Genera, and Species
agalena and agtletia seem to have exactly the same derivation ; the adverb «y»>, ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
Be that as it may, the snare in many instances, as in that of the Agalenidae ( Tegenaria, Agalena), a family closely allied to the Lycosidae, is a horizontal sheet of webbing, upon which the spider runs, continuous with the lower half of the ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
mice _ MUS minks _ MUSTELA moles _ TALPA peacocks _ PAVO porpoise _ INIA ravens _ CORVUS seabirds _ SULA snails _ NERITA, TRITON snow geese _ CHEN spiders _ MAIA, AGALENA swine _ SUS turtle _ EMYS whales _ ORCA, ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1904)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
speckled tubeweaver (Agalena nwr/ia), made in hedges, fence-rows, roadsides and angles of outbuildings. These typical differences inhabit are commonly united with variations in structure, and therefore ...
& Agalena + -idae.] A family of tubitelarian spiders, Same as agar-agar. Less correct form of agamian' (a-gā'106 typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
& Agalena + -idae.] A family of tubitelarian spiders, Same as agar-agar. 106 typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, with the large cephalic region distinct, and the upper mammillae larger ...
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, with the large cephalic region distinct, and the upper mammillae larger than the lower. The species are numerous, ...
,Agalena + -ord.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the spiders of the family Agaleuidac. aialite (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. < Gr. dyn, wonder, 2100;, stone.] Afibrous variety of talc, pseudomorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, New York: ...
Agalena + In brewing, the -oid.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the Ag spiders of the family Agalenidae. a£ (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. (Gr. aym, wonder, Ziffoç, stone..] A fibrous variety of talc, pseudomorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, ...
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