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Definition of the noun ammodytes

What does ammodytes mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the Ammodytidae

Phrases with Ammodytes

Phrases starting with the word Ammodytes:

  1. Ammodytes dubius
  2. Ammodytes Lancea
  3. Ammodytes marinus
  4. Ammodytes Siculus
  5. Ammodytes capensis
  6. Ammodytes tobianus
  7. Ammodytes Tobiunus
  8. Ammodytes alascanus
  9. Ammodytes Argenteus
  10. Ammodytes Cicerelus
  11. Ammodytes Terebrans
  12. Ammodytes americanus
  13. Ammodytes hexapterus
  14. Ammodytes personatus

Phrases ending with the word Ammodytes:

  1. genus ammodytes
  2. Vipera ammodytes
  3. Coluber Ammodytes
  4. Scytale Ammodytes
  5. Typhlops Ammodytes
  6. Agauopsis Ammodytes

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Google previewThe Fisheries Exhibition Literature: Prize essays (1884)

The term Ammodytes refers to its power of digging in the sand. Geographical distribution. — Littoral and gregarious forms, mostly of a small size, which frequent the sandy shores of Europe and North America, as far south as Cape Hatteras, ...

Google previewThe Fisheries Exhibition Literature ... (1884)

The term Ammodytes refers to its power of digging in the sand. Geographical distribution. — Littoral and gregarious forms, mostly of a small size, which frequent the sandy shores of Europe and North America, as far south as Cape Hatteras, ...

Google previewThe 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.

Google previewThe Animal Kingdom: The class Reptilia (1831)

by Georges baron Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray

The ammodytes is a native ot all the south of Europe. It is found in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Brittanica (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 ...

Google previewThe Encyclolpaedia Britannica (1899)

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 ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1888)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

V 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 ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

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 ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1898)

A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie

A family of fishes, sub-order Anacanthini,order Teleostei, of which the genus Ammodytes is the type. See SAND-EEL. Ammon (am'mon), n. [Anc. Egyptian Amun, A minon. J. An ancient Ethiopian, and subsequently an Egyptian deity, called by ...

Google previewCalmet's dictionary of the Holy Bible (1830)

with the Biblical fragments by Augustin Calmet, Charles Taylor

Bruce and others, but refer to other species those which have not this conformation : — the Ammodytes, the Hemorrhoid, the Dipsas, &c, We take this opportunity of ...

Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA 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)

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AMMODYTES, or SAND-EEL, in ichthyolcgy, a genus os fishes belonging to the order os apodes. This fish resembles an ccl, and seldom exceeds a soot in length . The head os the ammodytes is compressed, and narrowcr than the body; the ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

The only species is the Ammodytes gohianus, or Sand Launce, which inhabits the sandy shores of the Northern Seas, buries itself, on the recess of the tides, a foot deep in the sand, with its nose out, and is a prey to other rapacious fish.

Google previewEncyclopædia 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 ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb

AMMODYTES (Zool.) a venomous serpent, of a sandy colour ...

Google previewThe 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.

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Reptiles (2004)

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 ...

Google previewWebster's Unabridge Dictionary, Vintage Pre-1923 Edition (2015)

by Noah Webster

Defn: A slender marine fish ofthe genus Ammodytes, especially Ammodytes tobianus of the English coast; calledalso sandlance. LANCEGAY; LANCEGAYE Lance"gay`, Lance"gaye`, n.Etym: [OF. lancegaie, corrupted from the same source as ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

Ammodytes iobianus, or the launce, a native of Europe. This fiih gathers itself into a circle, and pierces the sand with its head in the centre. It is found in most of our sandy ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia (1832)

by Sir David Brewster

Ammodytes tobianus. A very doubtful bad specimen. Ophidium barbatum. A doubtful species. Murjena conger. The genus more certain than the species. Murjena cjeca. By Volta; and a doubtful species. Muranophis. A new genus made by ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1771)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan in which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and the Various Technical Terms, Etc., are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet by Society of Gentlemen in Scotland

AMMODYTES ...

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Vipera Ammodytes By IRebic

The snakes latin name is Vipera ammodytes
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ISO: 80
Exposure bias: EV 0
Focal length: 4mm

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