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Definition of the noun Asterina

What does Asterina mean as a name of something?

Asterina is a genus of Asterinidae, described by Nardo in 1834.

Asterina is a genus of Asterinaceae.

Asterina is a kind of Asterinaceae, described by Leveille in 1845.

Phrases with Asterina

  1. Asterina Alba
  2. Asterina Gayi
  3. Asterina Laxa
  4. Asterina Mate
  5. Asterina Nuda
  6. Asterina Wega
  7. Asterina Balii
  8. Asterina Cissi
  9. Asterina Densa
  10. Asterina Gunni
  11. Asterina Hians
  12. Asterina Leeae
  13. Asterina Mabae
  14. Asterina Minor
  15. Asterina Picea
  16. Asterina Aemula
  17. Asterina Aliena
  18. Asterina Alpina
  19. Asterina Aulica
  20. genus Asterina

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Asterina

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Google previewAscomycete Systematics (2013)

Problems and Perspectives in the Nineties by David L. Hawksworth

Asterina is a large genus of mainly tropical foliicolous fungi with dimidiate ascomata, seated on a superficial mycelium, and which is usually provided with hyphopodia forming haustoria that penetrate the underlying host cell. The asci are few, ...

Google previewA Student's Guide to the Seashore (1996)

by J. D. Fish, S. Fish

Asterina is an omnivorous scavenger feeding on microorganisms, decaying seaweed and dead invertebrates by everting thin-walled lobes of its stomach through the mouth. It is a protandrous hermaphrodite and in south-west Britain matures ...

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)

Asterina is a large genus, almost world-wide in its distribution. The skeleton is formed of imbricated or overlapping and notched ossicula. Stand. Nat.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Asterina is a large genus, almost world-wide in its distribution. The skeleton is formed of...

& Asterina + -idae.] family of starfishes, containing the starlets of the genera Asterina, Asterisxcus, Goniaster, etc. asterion (as-té'ri-on), n. - neut.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

The family includes Asterina, Radiaster, Nepanthia, Palmipes, and other genera. asterioid (as-té'ri-oid), a. Shaped like a starfish. asterion, n. 2. [cap.] The northern of the two “hunting-dogs' in the constellation Canes Vematici. #. other is Chara.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary, (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Asterina is a large genus, almost world-wide in its distribution. The skeleton is formed of imbricnted or overlapping and notched ossicula. Stand. Nat. "ML ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

Asterina is a large genus, almost world-wide in its distribution. The skeleton is formed of imbricated or overlapping and notched ossicula. Stand. Nat.

Google previewAinsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi (2008)

by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth

= Asterina fide Müller & von Arx (Beitr. Kryptfl. Schweiz 11 no. 2, 1962 ).

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

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

MacBride (“Asterina gibbosa,” Quart. Journ. Micr.

Google previewChamber's Encyclopaedia (1872)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People

2, Gibbous Starlet (Asterina gibbosa); 3, Common Cross-fish, reproducing rays; 4 , Eyed Cribella (Cribella oculata); 5, Lesser Sand-star (Ophiura albida).

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

Asterina, n. 2. In bot, a genus of perisporiaceous fungi having the perithecia covered with or seated on a dark-colored radiating layer of hyphfle. The spores are uniseptate and brown. Many oi the sgzcies are tropical and occur on leave and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannica (1878)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

Palmipcs, Asterina, Nepanthia. v. Skeleton of paxillze. ASTROPECTINI'DE. Ex. Clueuwlcr, Luiclia, Astropccten, Archastcr, Ctmwdisms. vi. Dermal investment supported by spines radiating from the prominent skeletal ossicles.

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Scrabble value of A1S1T1E1R1I1N1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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