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Definition of the noun Astreae
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Astreae is a genus of Turbinidae, described by Loel & Corey in 1932.
- synonym: genus Astreae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Mollusca
- class: Gastropoda
- family: Turbinidae
- genus: Astraea
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Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
The Astreae were comprehended, with many other genera, under the Linnean genus Madrepora; which, in the system of Lamarck, forms the section of lamellated corals. ASTRI'CT, v. Astringo, astrictum, astrinAsTRICT, adj. gens, to straiten; ...
Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)
by Edward Smedley
The Astreae were comprehended, with many other genera., under the Linnean genus Madrepora ; which, in the system of Lamarck, forms the section of lamel- lated corals. ~\ Astriugo, aslricium, astr'm- Izens, to straiten ; from ad and jstringo, ...
astreae (a-gas'tré-é), m. pl. [NL.: see AgasA: A term proposed ' 1874 by Huxley as a provisional designation of one of two divisions #metazoic animals ( the other being Gastrea), by which the orders Cestoidea and Acanthocephala, which ...
a, including the genera Astrsea, Branch- astreae, Echinastraea, and Ocuhme. Madkl-de-Dios, mu'-dra-de-de'-os. An island of South America, situate near the south-west ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
H' astreae (hi"men-Ö-gas 'tré-6), n. pl. [NL., & Hymenogaster + -ea..] Atribe of fungi, of the subclass Gasteromycetes, typified by the genus Hymenogaster. They may be regarded as an assemblage of the simplest forms of the Gasteromycetes, ...
The Edinburgh encyclopedia (1832)
by Sir David Brewster
Astreae, Echini, and other shells, living and dying on the ...
The Century Dictionary (1895)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
H' astreae (hi"men-6-gas 'trö-é), n. pl. [NL., & Hymenogaster + -ea..] Atribe of fungi, of the subclass Gasteromycetes, typified by the genus Hymenogaster. They may be regarded as an assemblage of the simplest forms of the Gasteromycetes, ...
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