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Definition of the noun Amblyopsis
What does Amblyopsis mean as a name of something?
Amblyopsis is a genus of Amblyopsidae, described by DeKay in 1842.
- synonyms: genus Amblyopsis / Poecilosomus / genus Poecilosomus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Actinopterygii
- order: Percopsiformes
- family: Amblyopsidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Amblyopsis is a genus of Mysidae, described by G.O. Sars in 1869.
- synonym: genus Amblyopsis
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Malacostraca
- order: Mysida
- family: Mysidae
- genus: Amblyops
Amblyopsis is a genus.
Phrases with Amblyopsis
Phrases starting with the word Amblyopsis:
- Amblyopsis rosae
- Amblyopsis Spelea
- Amblyopsis spelaea
- Amblyopsis Spelaeus
- Amblyopsis Abbreviata
- Amblyopsis Anguillaris
- Amblyopsis Rosae Whitae
- Amblyopsis Rosae Arkansasus
Phrases ending with the word Amblyopsis:
- genus Amblyopsis
- Culius Amblyopsis
- Eleotris amblyopsis
- Cyclocephala Amblyopsis
- Species Culius Amblyopsis
- species Eleotris amblyopsis
- Species Cyclocephala Amblyopsis
Other phrases containing the word Amblyopsis:
- Species Amblyopsis Rosae
- Species Amblyopsis Spelea
- species Amblyopsis spelaea
- Species Amblyopsis Spelaeus
- Species Amblyopsis Abbreviata
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amblyopsis
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Encyclopedia of Caves (2012)
by William B. White, David C. Culver
subterraneus may be because the Amblyopsis species have been isolated in caves longer. There is no direct evidence for this and a second explanation seems ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Amblyopsis spelaeus attains occasionally a length of 3 to 5 #: it #. rudimentary and functionless eyes, and ventral fins small and of 4 rays each. The color is pale as if bleached. It inhabits the subterranean streams of Kentucky and Indiana, ...
with a new atlas of the world : a work of general reference in all departments of knowledge
See cut under Amblyopsis. p Heterorhina (het'e-rö-ri'nā), n. . [NL., & Gr. £repoc, other, different, + bi, (hiv-), nose.] 1. A genus of cetonian scarabaeoid beetles, having an extremely variable structure and armature of the clypeus (whence the ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
the northern cavefish (Amblyopsis spelaea), and the Ozark cavefish (Amblyopsis rosae).
Likewise,cavernicolous Caecidotea have been foundin the stomach contents ofthecavefish Amblyopsis spelaea as well asthe Banded sculpin Cottus carolinae . Crayfish alsofeed readily on isopods. Habitat: By far,the predominant freshwater ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1881)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
Aphredodn'us, Percopsis, Hyodon, and the Hetcropygii (Amblyopsis ...
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Tellkampf characterized this family from the blind fish found in the Mammoth Cave of Kentucky, Amblyopsis spelceus. It is distinguished from the other Phyeostomi abdominales by the ...
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
The most striking and interesting form in Mammoth Cave is the blindfish ( Amblyopsis speheus). It is about four inches long, pale or colorless, blind, the eyes being vestigial. According to Prof. C. H. Eigenmann, who has made the latest and ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1905)
A Universal Reference Library Comprising the Arts and Sciences, Literature, History, Biography, Geography, Commerce, Etc., of the World by Scientific American, inc
The most striking and interesting form in Mammoth Cave is the blind- fish ( Amblyopsis spclcrus). It is about four inches long, colorless, and blind, the eyes being vestigial. This fish seeks the dark and shuns the light, being much disturbed by a ...
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart
Amblyopsis, am-bli-op'sis. fishes, including the blind-fish. Amblypterus, am-blip" ter-us. A gen. of ganoid fishes, with heterocercal tail, found only in a fossil state. Amblyrhynchus, am-bli-ringk'us. A gen. of lizards resembling the iguana.
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Scrabble value of A1M3B3L1Y4O1P3S1I1S1
The value of this 10-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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