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Definition of the noun amphibia

What does amphibia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians

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Phrases with Amphibia

Phrases starting with the word Amphibia:

  1. Amphibia Binderi
  2. Amphibia Pallipes
  3. Amphibia Radicans

Phrases ending with the word Amphibia:

  1. class amphibia
  2. Genus Amphibia
  3. Salix amphibia
  4. Ameira Amphibia
  5. Channa Amphibia
  6. Tipula Amphibia
  7. Alderia amphibia
  8. Buellia Amphibia
  9. Capoeta Amphibia
  10. Celosia Amphibia
  11. Dicerca Amphibia
  12. Dixella Amphibia
  13. Lecidea Amphibia
  14. rorippa amphibia
  15. Ceroctis Amphibia
  16. Mylabris Amphibia
  17. Radicula Amphibia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amphibia

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Google previewAmphibian Evolution (2014)

The Life of Early Land Vertebrates by Rainer R. Schoch

Lissamphibians are probably a monophyletic group (clade), containing the limbless caecilians, salamanders, and frogs. Amphibia is a more inclusive name, here used ...

Google previewAquatic Plants in Britain and Ireland (2014)

by C.D. Preston, J.M. Croft

R amphibia is a perennial. Plants are highly selfincompatible, and perhaps for this reason sccd-set in thc ficki is often poor. Sceds may become cstablished in areas where the vegetation is open but relatively stable, Seedlings form a vegetative ...

Google previewLizards (2006)

Windows to the Evolution of Diversity by Eric R. Pianka, Laurie J. Vitt

Extant Amphibia is a monophyletic group (clade) because it contains an ancestor and all its descendants. "Reptiles" is a paraphyletic group because birds, which histoncally have not been considered reptiles, descended from the same ...

Google previewDomestication (2007)

by Clive Roots

The class Amphibia is a very large group of vertebrate animals, with over 6,000 species of frogs, toads, salamanders, and caecilians. Yet it has fewer recently domesticated species than all the other vertebrate classes. This is simply because ...

Google previewThe new student's reference work for teachers, students and families (1919)

by Frank Morton McMurry

The peculiarity about the amphibia is that they pass through a tadpole state. They are at first adapted to living in the water and breathe by gills and have no legs; but they gradually change; usually the gills disappear, and lungs and _ legs are ...

Google previewThe Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia (101-)

by Project Gutenberg

AMPHIBIA, a zoological term originally employed by Linnaeus to denote a class of the Animal Kingdom comprising crocodiles, lizards and salamanders, snakes and Caeciliae, tortoises and turtles and frogs; to which, in the later editions of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science (2004)

by John Gunn

cave salamander Proteus anguinus (see Amphibia: Proteus) from the Dinaric karst. The family Plethodontidae comprises about 246 species and is distributed mainly from North America down to northern South America, with a few members in ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Amphibia, ened cylindrical body, destitute of external organs of - - - - useful to the inhabitants of certain countries: the S* It is worthy of remark, that those animals to which the ancients attributed the fabulous property of resisting the flames, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

AMPHIBIA, in zoology, the name of Linnzus's third class of animals, including all those which live partly in water, and partly 00 land. This class is subdivided into three orders, viz. 1. The amphibia reptiles ; the amphibia serpent ...

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

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Amphibia.-Thoracic duct double. There do not seem to be any lymphatic glands. (n) Fishes.—The lymphatics are also destitute of glands and valves. Thoracic duct double. 87. Of The ORGANs of RESPIRAtion. (A) Mammalia.-The lungs of ...

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopaedia Britannica (1898)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects

therma, containing the three classes of Mammifera, Monotremata, and Aves; and Harmacryma, also containing three classes — Reptilia, Amphibia, and Pisces. This division of the Vertebrata into hot and cold blooded is a curiously retrograde ...

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopedia Britannica, Revised and Amended (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature; to which is Added Biographies of Livings Subjects ...

therma, containing the three classes of Mammifera, Monotremata, and Avis ; and Hcemacryma, also containing three classes — Reptilia, Amphibia, and Pisces. This division of the Vertebrata into hot and cold blooded is a curiously retrograde ...

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The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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