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Definition of the noun Ananchytes
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Ananchytes is a genus of Echinocorythidae, described by Lamarck in 1816.
- synonym: genus Ananchytes
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Echinodermata
- class: Echinoidea
- order: Holasteroida
- family: Echinocorythidae
- genus: Echinocorys
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Phrases with Ananchytes
Phrases starting with the word Ananchytes:
- Ananchytes Gibbus
- Ananchytes Conicus
- Ananchytes Striata
- Ananchytes Anquinem
- Ananchytes Corculum
- Ananchytes Semiglobus
Phrases ending with the word Ananchytes:
Other phrases containing the word Ananchytes:
- Species Ananchytes Gibbus
- Species Ananchytes Conicus
- Species Ananchytes Striata
- Species Ananchytes Anquinem
- Species Ananchytes Corculum
- Species Ananchytes Semiglobus
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Prepared for the Use of Schools and Colleges from the Text of Milne Edwards & Achille Comte by William Samuel Waithman Ruschenberger
Ananchytes is a genus of the family of Echini'deae, or sea-urchins, some. times vulgarly called sea-eggs. The Hi; contains thirteen genera, which are distinguished from each other by the form and size of the ambula'cra, (alleys)— the narrow ...
Invertabrate animals; Botany : the natural history of plants; Geology : the natural history of the earth's stucture (1852)
by William Samuel Waithman Ruschenberger
Ananchytes is a genus of the family of Echini'dege, or sea-urchinessm: times vulgarly called sea-eggs. The family contains thirteen genera, which are distinguished from each other by the form and size of the ambulacro, (alleys)— the narrow ...
The Ananchytes is a genus peculiar to the cretacean ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
Ananchytes ovata. 12. Turrillites catenatus. 13.
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Ananchytes, an.an'. ki.tecz not an.an.kZ.Uez. Fairy loaves, Ac Greek ananiis chute (gala), steep mounds.
A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use
Ananchytes, an-ang-kl'toz. A gen. or subdivision of fossil sea-urchins belonging to the tribe BpatanghUe, characteristic of the upper chalk. Anandrous. an-an'drus. A tenn ap- plied to flowers tliat are destitute of a stamen (female flowers).
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana (1845)
Or Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... Comprising the Twofoldadvantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
that the extinct genus, ananchytes. which is especially ' abundant and widely diffused in chalk, has not been found in the subjacent oolites, nor in the true tertiaries above the Maestricht beds.
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
It is remarkable that the genus spatangus, of which one or two species occur in oolite and several exist in the present seas, seems to have arrived at its maximum of abundance in the cretaceous epoch; and that the extinct genus, ananchytes.
Ananchytes (an-ang-ki'téz), n, DNL, ...
Comprising Such Terms in Botany, Chemistry, Comparative Anatomy, Conchology, Entomology, Palaeontology, Zoology, and Other Branches of Natural History, as are Connected with the Study of Geology by William Humble
The Ananchytes cretosus, a sub-genus, is found in some places in shoals, and in every condition from the youngest to the oldest age. The Spatangus cor-marinum, another sub-genus, silicified, is frequently found on our shores and in our ...
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)
Ananchytes (an-ang-ki'téz), n. [NL; form: tion appar. irreg. and not obvious.] A #. nus of fossil apetalous sea-urchins, of th family Spatangida , found in the Cretaceous formation. They are A called in the south /* of England ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Ananchytes (an-ang-ki'téz), n: [NL; formation appar, irreg, and not obvious...] A £ nus of fossil apetalous sea-urchins, oft family Spatangida, found in the Cretaceous formation. They are called in the south of England “shep-S. herds' crowns” and ...
by William Dwight Whitney
< Ananchytes +-«/>.] A family of spatangoid echinoids, most of whose representatives are extinct and belonged to Cretaceous time. ananeanic (an"a- ne-an'ik), a.
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