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Ananchytes

Definition of the noun Ananchytes

What does Ananchytes mean as a name of something?

Ananchytes is a genus of Echinocorythidae, described by Lamarck in 1816.

Phrases with Ananchytes

Phrases starting with the word Ananchytes:

  1. Ananchytes Gibbus
  2. Ananchytes Conicus
  3. Ananchytes Striata
  4. Ananchytes Anquinem
  5. Ananchytes Corculum
  6. Ananchytes Semiglobus

Phrases ending with the word Ananchytes:

  1. Genus Ananchytes
  2. Micraster Ananchytes
  3. Species Micraster Ananchytes

Other phrases containing the word Ananchytes:

  1. Species Ananchytes Gibbus
  2. Species Ananchytes Conicus
  3. Species Ananchytes Striata
  4. Species Ananchytes Anquinem
  5. Species Ananchytes Corculum
  6. Species Ananchytes Semiglobus

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Google previewFirst-book[s] of Natural History (1847)

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 ...

Google previewInvertabrate 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 ...

Google previewPopular Educator a Complete Encyclopaedia of Elementary, Advanced, and Technical Education (1858)

The Ananchytes is a genus peculiar to the cretacean ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1903)

by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines

Ananchytes ovata. 12. Turrillites catenatus. 13.

Google previewEtymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of Difficult Words (1882)

by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

Ananchytes, an.an'. ki.tecz not an.an.kZ.Uez. Fairy loaves, Ac Greek ananiis chute (gala), steep mounds.

Google previewThe National Standard Encyclopedia (1888)

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).

Google previewEncyclopaedia 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.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

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.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Ananchytes (an-ang-ki'téz), n, DNL, ...

Google previewDictionary of Geology and Mineralogy (1843)

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 ...

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)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

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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