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Definition of the noun Alaemon
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Alaemon is a genus of Alaudidae, described by Keyserling & Blasius in 1840.
- synonyms: genus Alaemon / Aleimon / genus Aleimon / Aloemon / genus Aloemon
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Aves
- order: Passeriformes
- family: Alaudidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Alaemon is a kind of Alaudidae, described by Margaritae Koenig in 1888.
- family: Alaudidae
Phrases with Alaemon
Phrases starting with the word Alaemon:
- Alaemon alaudipes
- Alaemon hamertoni
- Alaemon Hamertoni Alter
- Alaemon Alaudipes Doriae
- Alaemon Hamertoni Tertius
- Alaemon Alaudipes Alaudipes
- Alaemon Alaudipes Boavistae
- Alaemon Hamertoni Hamertoni
- Alaemon Alaudipes Desertorum
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by James A. Jobling
Alaemon Gr. ale#mo#n wanderer (alaomai to wander). alai Hawaiian name Alae burnt forehead, a generic term for moorhens and coots; the name alludes to Hawaiian mythology, the bird's white forehead being scorched by the firebrand it had ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
J'alaemon squilla of Fabricius and Latreille. Inhabits the European ocean, frequenting most of our shores, lurking CRUSTACEOLOGY.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
alaemon (pā-lé'mon), n. [NL. (Fabricius), & L. Palaemon,< Gr. IIaMaiuov, a sea-god..] The typical genus of Palaemonidae. It contains numerous species, commonly called prawns, found in both fresh and salt water of various parts of the ...
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Photo about Alaemon
Greater Hoopoe Lark (Alaemon alaudipes)
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Scrabble value of A1L1A1E1M3O1N1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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