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Ameira is a genus of Ameiridae, described by Boeck in 1865.

Ameira is a genus of Ameiridae, described by Boeck in 1865.


Ameira is a musical group.

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Phrases with Ameira

  1. Ameira Tau
  2. Ameira Dubia
  3. Ameira minor
  4. Ameira Parva
  5. Ameira Ariana
  6. Ameira Boecki
  7. Ameira exigua
  8. Ameira Exilis
  9. Ameira marina
  10. Ameira minuta
  11. Ameira Pestae
  12. Ameira scotti
  13. Ameira Ambigua
  14. Ameira elegans
  15. Ameira Gracile
  16. Ameira grandis
  17. Ameira hyalina
  18. Ameira parvula
  19. Ameira Phaedra
  20. genus Ameira

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ameira

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Google preview“The” Natural History of Quadrupedes, Including Amphibious Animals, Frogs, and Lizards with Their Properties Ans Uses in Medicine (1766)

1 by Richard Brookes

The AMEIRA is a very large Lizard of Surinam. . It is very beautifully spotted, and the forehead is coovered with small scales of various colours, namely, white, black, and red, lying on a whitish gronnd. The rest of the body is blue, marbled with ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Ameira.-Sauvegaurdes with a round tail. Lacerta ameira of Gmelin. Group 2. Lacertae propriat. Gen. 1. Lacerta.—Palate armed with two ranks of teeth; a collar under the neck formed by a transversal row of broad scales separated from those of ...

Google previewThe American Encyclopaedia of Commerce, Manufactures, Commercial Law, and Finance (1882)

by Leo de Colange

ameira; Sp. cirnelrl], the fruit of trees of the genus Prunus, too well known to require any description. There are said to be nearly 300 varieties of plums. The Prunus domnsu'cim (Fig. 403) and many of its varieties ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

The principal genera are Teius, Ameira, ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary: Text (1883)

by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

blackness of the crystals arises from the plane of primitive polarization of the light transmitted bv the polarizer being parallel with the optic or neutral axis of the crystals,' consequently there is no double refraction and no interference AMEIRA.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1904)

by William Dwight Whitney

The small Jamaican izard Ameira dorsalis.

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

A family of lizards, of the division Fissilinguia of the order Lacertilia, named from the genus Ameira, peculiar to America. The old name Teidae, or Teiidae, is an inexact synonym. The principal genera are Teius, Ameira, and Crocodilurus.

Google previewCyclopaedia: Or an Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (etc.) 5. Ed (1743)

by Ephraim Chambers

the taraguira, ameira, toraguico, Acuraba, Americima, Curapopopa, Teiunham, &c. of Marcgrave; the lacertus Indicus; the sincus, or crocodilus terrestris; the sept , or lacerta chocidica, a kind of footed serpent; stallio, the swift, or spotted lizard; ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1889)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney

The small Jamaican lizard Ameira dorsalis.–2. A common harmless skink of the southern United States, Oligosoma laterale. It is of a chestnut color, with a black lateral band edged with white, yellowish belly, and bluish under the tail, of slender ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopaedic Dictionary ... (1901)

ameira (q.v.). A family of lizards which in America represent the Lacertidae of the Eastern hemisphere. One, the Teuis teguerin, is about six feet in length. *ām-el, * ām-11, *āu -măil, *āu-mâyl (Eng.), a-măl –ye (Scotch), v. t. [In Sw. amelera, Dan.

Google previewA Standard Dictionary of the English Language ... (1906)

by Isaac Kaufman Funk

A Jamaican telold lizard (Ameira dorsalis).–g.” log, n. A common log-line with a hand-lead attached: used for determining the speed of a vessel.–g. *mail ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3E1I1R1A1

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