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Alces americanus

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Definition of the noun Alces Americanus

What does Alces Americanus mean as a name of something?

Alces americanus is a species of Alces, described by Clinton in 1822.

Alces americanus is a kind of Alces, described by Clinton in 1822.

Phrases with Alces americanus

Phrases starting with Alces americanus:

  1. Alces americanus shirasi
  2. Alces americanus americanus
  3. Alces americanus cameloides

Phrase ending with Alces americanus:

  1. species Alces americanus

Other phrases containing Alces americanus:

  1. Subspecies Alces Americanus Shirasi
  2. subspecies Alces americanus americanus
  3. subspecies Alces americanus cameloides

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Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

called Alces americanus. It is the largest animal of its kind in America, and corresponds to the elk of Europe, being very different from the American elk or wapiti, Elaphus (Cervus) canadensis. The male may attain the height of 17 hands , and ...

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 (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

by most considered specifically distinct from the elk of Europe, and then called Alces americanus. it is the largest animal of its kind in America, and corresponds to the elk of Europe, being verydifferentfrom the American elk or wapiti, Etaphus ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1915)

A closely related species (Alces americanus) is known in America as the moose, under which name its characteristics are described. In the Old World the elk formerly ranged throughout all the forested region north of the mountains from ...

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Moose (Cervidae: Alces americanus) Antlered Male

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