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Ankola is a genus of Hesperiidae, described by Evans in 1937.


Ankola: Ankola.


Ankola is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one species, Ankola fan, the Ankole Skipper, which is found in eastern Nigeria, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, western Kenya, north-western Tanzania and Zambia. The habitat consists of forests and thick vegetation bordering streams.

Phrases with Ankola

  1. Ankola Fan
  2. Ankola Scalaris
  3. Ankola Kamagamba
  4. Species Ankola Fan
  5. Genus Ankola

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Google previewMedicinal Plants for Forest Conservation and Health Care (1997)

by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Ankola is the name of a village; this particular herbal oil is part of its folk medical legacy. There is also the case, in Tamil Nadu state, of the so-called 'Coimbatore orthopaedic treatment' for straightening out a club foot by the combined use of a ...

Google previewThe Suma oriental of Tomé Pires, books 1-5 (1990)

by Tomé Pires, Francisco Rodrigues

Ankola is the AncSla which Castanheda (in, xxxiii) says lay four leagues from Anjediva, and which is mentioned by other chroniclers. Ancola appears between cintacala and mergeo in D. Homem's atlas of 1558. But there is also, after Goa, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Tourism Resources in India (2001)

by Manohar Sajnani

Ankola was an important centre of trade and commerece in ancient times including the Vijanagar period. It has the ruins of a fort and of some beautiful monuments of the Hindus, Jains, Chrishtians and Muslims. The famous caves of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

by Sir George Watt

Ankola, anisaruli, udagina-gida, ansaroli, Kan. ; Uru, ankola, Gond j Ankota, Sans. ; Eepatta, Cingh. Habitat — A deciduous shrub or small tree met with throughout India and Burma in tropical ...

Google previewPali-English Dictionary (1993)

by Thomas William Rhys Davids, William Stede

Ankola [dial, for ankura] a species of tree Alangium Hexapetalum J vi.535. Cp. next. Ankolaka — ankola J iv.440; v. 420. Anga (nt.) [Vedic anga, anc cp. Lat. angnlus = angle, corner etc., ungulus finger-ring = Sk. anguliya.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

Uru, ankola, Gond ; Ankota, Sans. ; Eepatta, Cingh. Habitat. — A deciduous shrub or small tree met with throughout India and Burma in tropical forests. Medicine.

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Ankola (an-kt/-lah) [ Hind.l. The bitter, emetic root- bark of Alanvium lamarckii, Thwaites, a tree of tropical ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Law Enforcement (2005)

by Larry E. Sullivan

Ankola, Bunyoro, and Toro, now part of Uganda, all had separate police, but these small forces became subject to the Inspector General of Police after the Constitution was put in place in 1962. However, the Inspector General had minimal ...

Google previewEthnic Groups of South Asia and the Pacific: An Encyclopedia (2012)

An Encyclopedia by James B. Minahan

The subgroups include the Tobas, Karo, Pakpak-Dairi, Ankola, Mandaling, and Simalungun, all of which speak seven related Batak languages and share the Batak culture. The homeland of the estimated 6 million Batak around Lake Toba is ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Hindu World (1992)

by Ganga Ram Garg

Ankola. A place of pilgrimage in the Bharuc (formerly Baroac) district of Maharasfra (Matsya. 191.118-122). It is the present AnkalesVara. On the left bank of the Narmada, Ankalesara has been called AkruresVara. Ankura. Sprout. Ankus .

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Scrabble value of A1N1K5O1L1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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