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Definition of the noun Alcyonidium

What does Alcyonidium mean as a name of something?

Alcyonidium is a genus of Alcyoniidae.

Alcyonidium is a genus of Alcyonidiidae, described by Lamouroux in 1813.

Alcyonidium is a genus of Alcyonidiidae, described by Lamouroux in 1813.

Phrases with Alcyonidium

Phrases starting with the word Alcyonidium:

  1. Alcyonidium Nanum
  2. Alcyonidium Anglei
  3. Alcyonidium Duplex
  4. Alcyonidium Hauffi
  5. Alcyonidium mytili
  6. Alcyonidium albidum
  7. Alcyonidium Effusum
  8. Alcyonidium Eightsi
  9. Alcyonidium Erectum
  10. Alcyonidium Nodosum
  11. Alcyonidium Nostoch
  12. Alcyonidium polyoum
  13. Alcyonidium Rylandi
  14. Alcyonidium Shizuoi
  15. Alcyonidium Australe
  16. Alcyonidium Bullatum
  17. Alcyonidium Candidum
  18. Alcyonidium Capronae

Phrases ending with the word Alcyonidium:

  1. genus Alcyonidium
  2. Species Alcyonidium

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alcyonidium

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Google previewBryozoan Studies 2010 (2012)

by Andrej Ernst, Priska Schäfer, Joachim Scholz

Alcyonidium is a large ctenostomate genus. Horowitz (1989) listed over 70 nominate species considered valid and subsequent research has increased this number to nearer 100. The taxonomy of the genus is difficult, given the lack of the ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary (1875)

A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of the Structure and Nature of Microscopic Objects by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

Alcyonidium, Lamx. Erect ; lobed or simple ; cells pentagonal. 2. Cycloum, Hass. Encrusting, covered with imperforate papilla: ; eggs in circular clusters. 3. Sarcochitum,Hass. Encrusting, covered with perforate prominences in which the cells ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

Alcyonidium gelatinosum) . The last developmental mode occurs in several genera, such as Bugula and Celloporella, in which the ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1897)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge, with a new atlas of the world ... by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

Alcyonidium is the leading or only genus. Also written Alciionidiadee, Alcyonidida, and llatcyoni- ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

Example: Alcyonidium, which forms cartilagenous colonies, that are locally common in the North Sea and can cause to people who handle it the so-called “ fisherman's” itch. Cubozoa (sea wasps) class of the phylum Cnidaria, which sometimes ...

Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary of the Terms Employed in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology... (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

— gelatinous : an epithet employed to designate, in Zoology, certain animals which, like the Alcyonidium yelati- nosum, form an almost gelatinous mass ; and, in Botany, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

Alcyonidium, Flustrella, s: (fig. 3), Farrella, Victorella, Paludicella. (After Hincks-) Fig. 2.-Part of a Branch of Crisia eburnea. g, zooecia; x, imperfectly developed ovicell. Sub-order 5. CHEILosroMATA (Busk)-Zooecia with more or less calcified ...

Google previewMiller's dictionary of gardening, botany, and agriculture; revised (1834)

by Philip Miller

ALCYONIDIUM. We think it doubtful whether the natural productions usually described under this generic name belong to plants ; they certainly appear as much of an ...

Google previewChambers's encyclopaedia (1901)

a dictionary of universal knowledge by William Chambers, David Patrick, W. & R. Chambers Ltd, J.B. Lippincott Company

There are two other compound animals with somewhat similar names, Alcyonidium and Alcyonella, which used also to be ranked as zoophytes, but are now known to belong to the widely separated class of Polyzoa ( q. v. ). See Alcyonaria ...

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Bryozoan (Alcyonidium diaphanum)

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Scrabble value of A1L1C3Y4O1N1I1D2I1U1M3

The value of this 11-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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