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Definition of the noun ammodytes
What does ammodytes mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- type genus of the Ammodytidae
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Ammodytes: genus Ammodytes
- more generic term: fish genus = any of various genus of fish
- member of: Ammodytidae / family Ammodytidae = sand lances
- member: sand launce / sand lance / sand eel / launce = very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beaches
Phrases with Ammodytes
Phrases starting with the word Ammodytes:
- Ammodytes dubius
- Ammodytes Lancea
- Ammodytes marinus
- Ammodytes Siculus
- Ammodytes capensis
- Ammodytes tobianus
- Ammodytes Tobiunus
- Ammodytes alascanus
- Ammodytes Argenteus
- Ammodytes Cicerelus
- Ammodytes Lucasanus
- Ammodytes Terebrans
- Ammodytes americanus
Phrases ending with the word Ammodytes:
- genus ammodytes
- Vipera ammodytes
- Anilios Ammodytes
- Coluber Ammodytes
- Scytale Ammodytes
- Typhlops Ammodytes
- Agauopsis Ammodytes
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ammodytes
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ammodytes is a somewhat larger species, with a singular pointed process extending upwards from the snout end. It is found in Egypt, Syria, Asia Minor, Turkey, Greece, southern Austria, and Italy. V. latastii is a species intermediate between ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes
ammodytes is a somewhat larger species, with a singular pointed process extending upwards from the snout end. It is found in Egypt, Syria, Asia Minor, Turkey, Greece, southern Austria, and Italy. V. latastii is aspecies intermediate between ...
The American Naturalist (1906)
Ammodytes is a jugular fish, the Scombresoces diverge in the direction of the Haplomi, while Polyncmus, Chiasmodon, Stromateus, and Anabas, all diverge widely from the mullets and other typical Percesoces, and each in its own way.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1889)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
ammodytes is a somewhat larger species, with a singular pointed process extending upwards from the snout end. It is found in Egypt, Syria, Asia Minor, Turkey, Greece, southern Austria, and Italy. V. Iatastii is aspecies intermediate between ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Vipera ammodytes (horned viper, longnosed viper, nosehorned viper, sand viper ) See VIPERIDAE. Vipera aspis (asp, aspic viper, asp viper) See VIPERIDAE. Vipera berus (adder, common viper, northern viper, viper) See VIPERIDAE.
with the Biblical fragments by Augustin Calmet, Charles Taylor
Bruce, that the Cerastes is, under other names, the serpent meant by Thebanus Ophites, Ammodytes, Torrida Dipsas, and Prester : — for, if this be correct, we must refrain from ...
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)
AMMODYTES, or SAND-Eel, in ichthyology, a genus of fishes belonging to the order of apodes.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
& Ammodytes + -ida..] A family of anacanthine teleocephalous fishes, with an elongated body 177 generally about 6 inches long; they associate in large schools, chiefly in the northern seas, and are important as bait for other fishes.
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
Ammodytes tobianus, or the launce, a native of Europe. Aumodvtes, in zoology, a species of serpent, bt «o:ne called serpens comutus, from a protuberance on its head. It is yellow or sand coloured, and about the size of a viper ; its jaws m vide, ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica0 (1771)
Or, a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treaties Or Systems ... : in Three Volumes. A-B
AMMODYTES, or SAN D-E el, in ichthyology, a genus of fishes belongirg to the order of apodes.
Encyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. (1773)
by Encyclopaedia Britannica
See Ammodytes. AMMOCHRYSOS, the name of a species of mica, a stone common in Germany. See Mica. AMMODYTES ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
Ammodytes iobianvs, or the launce, a native of Europe. This fish gathers itself into a circle, and pierces the sand with its head in the ci ntiv. It is found in most of our sandy shores, iring ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
AMMODYTES, from appoc, sand, and Čurnç, a diver: sand eel, in ichthyology, a genus of fishes, belonging to the order of apodes. This fish resembles an eel, and seldom exceeds a foot in length. The head is compressed, and narrower than ...
by Murray Wrobel
Vipera ammodytes e Rusty Monitor d Rostkopfwaran; Rostroter Waran; Rotkopfwaran 8683 Varanus spenceri Squamata - Varanidae e Spencer's Monitor d Spencer-Waran; Spencers Waran f Varan de Spencer 8684 Varanus spinulosus ...
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Vipera Ammodytes By IRebic
The snakes latin name is Vipera ammodytes
Camera: Xperia Arc S(LT18i)
Shutter speed: 1/400 s
Exposure bias: EV 0
Focal length: 4mm
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The value of this 9-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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