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Definition of the noun Alectona
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Alectona is a genus of Thoosidae, described by Carter in 1879.
- synonyms: genus Alectona / Nisella / genus Nisella
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Porifera
- class: Demospongiae
- order: Tetractinellida
- family: Thoosidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Alectona is a genus of Thoosidae.
Phrases with Alectona
Phrases starting with the word Alectona:
- Alectona Sarai
- Alectona Higgini
- Alectona Millari
- Alectona Primitiva
- Alectona Wallichii
- Alectona Sorrentini
- Alectona Triradiata
- Alectona Jamaicensis
- Alectona Mesatlantica
- Alectona Verticillata
- Alectona Microspiculata
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alectona
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Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography and Natural History by William Smith
In the " Mirror of stones " the strangest properties are attributed to the amethyst, Kinocetus, Alectona, Ceraunium, ifce. ; and Pliny, talking of succina, says " [ nnuitibus alligari amuleti ratione prod est " (xxxvii. 12, s. 37). They were generally ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Schimpcr distinguishes moss tundra, Polytrichum tundra, and lichen tundra', and the lichen tundra is subdivided into Cladonia tundra, Platysma tundra, and Alectona heath. Where the climate is most rigorous, rock tundra occurs (p. 685).
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Scrabble value of A1L1E1C3T1O1N1A1
The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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