Definition of the noun Calanus
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Calanus is a genus of Acrididae, described by Walker in 1870.
- synonym: genus Calanus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Orthoptera
- family: Acrididae
- genus: Cannula
Calanus is a genus of Calanidae, described by Leach in 1816.
- synonyms: genus Calanus / Cetochilus / genus Cetochilus / Daphinia / genus Daphinia / Diarthropus / genus Diarthropus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Maxillopoda
- order: Calanoida
- family: Calanidae
- species Calanus aculeatus
- species Calanus affinis
- species Calanus agulhensis
- species Calanus amaenus
- species Calanus americanus
- species Calanus anglicus
- species Calanus appressus
- species Calanus arcticus
- species Calanus australis
- species Calanus brevicornis
- species Calanus caudatus
- species Calanus chilensis
- species Calanus communis
- species Calanus comptus
- species Calanus crassus
- species Calanus cristatus
- species Calanus curtus
- species Calanus danai
- species Calanus dorsalis
- species Calanus euxinus
- species Calanus finmarchicus
- species Calanus flavipes
- species Calanus fonsecai
- species Calanus furcicaudus
- species Calanus glacialis
- species Calanus helgolandicus
- species Calanus hyperboreus
- species Calanus inauritus
- species Calanus inconspicuus
- species Calanus jashnovi
- species Calanus levis
- species Calanus longiremis
- species Calanus magellanicus
- species Calanus marshallae
- species Calanus medius
- species Calanus nataliensis
- species Calanus nudus
- species Calanus pacificus
- species Calanus pellucidus
- species Calanus penicillatus
- species Calanus ponticus
- species Calanus propinquus
- species Calanus rotundatus
- species Calanus setuligerus
- species Calanus simillimus
- species Calanus simplicicaudus
- species Calanus sinicus
- species Calanus torticornis
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Calanus is a genus of Calanidae, described by Leach in 1819.
Calanus a.k.a. Kalanos, also spelled Calanus was a Hindu Rishi, who accompanied Alexander the Great to Persis and later committed suicide by self-immolation. It was from Kalanos that Alexander came to know of Dandamis, the leader of their group, whom Alexander later went to meet in the forest.
- also known as Calanus of India
- died in Susa
Phrases with Calanus
- Calanus Pavo
- Calanus Danai
- Calanus Latus
- Calanus Levis
- Calanus minor
- Calanus Nudus
- Calanus Acutus
- Calanus Curtus
- Calanus Magnus
- Calanus Medius
- Calanus Parvus
- Calanus pauper
- Calanus tonsus
- Calanus Valgus
- Calanus Affinis
- Calanus Amaenus
- Calanus Crassus
- Calanus Euxinus
- Calanus sinicus
- genus Calanus
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Genetic Structure and Speciation in Planktonic Copepods: Global Phylogeography of the Calanus Helgolandicus Clade (2008)
by Mikelle Nuwer
The oceanic planktonic calanoid copepod genus Calanus is an ideal group of organisms to study speciation in the marine realm and employ taxonomic genomics. Species identification of ecologically important zooplankton species, such as ...
A Brief History of Nakedness (2012)
by Philip Carr-Gomm
Calanus is the Greek version of the sage's Indian name: Kalyan. 8 The veracity of this is disputed: Paul LeValley, citing James H. Oliver, 'The Ruling Power, A Study of the Roman Empire in the Second Century after Christ through the Roman ...
Earth sciences, Oceanography by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Calanus: Calanus is a genus of marine copepod in the family Calanidae (Order Calanoida). The genus was split in 1974, with some species being placed in a new genus, Neocalanus. Copepod: Copepods areagroup of small crustaceans ...
Biology, Marine biology by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Calanus: Calanus is a genus of marine copepod in the family Calanidae . The genus was split in 1974, with some species being placed in a new genus, Neocalanus. particle: In the physical sciences, a particleisa small localized object towhich ...
Containing an Hist. and Crit. Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation; Particularly the British and Irish; from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time. Whitg - Z by Alexander Chalmers
grandson Calanus Calasio, Marius *Calcagnini, ...
The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation (1817)
Particulary the British and Irish; from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time by Alexander Chalmers
grandson Calanus Calasio, Marius *Calcagnini, Celio 1Calcar, John *Calderinus, Doniit. Calderoni, Pedro Calderwood, David Caldwall , Richard *Caldwell, Andrew 1Calentius, Elisiua *Calepin, Ambrose ...
by William Dwight Whitney
Banded halrstreak, a lycssnld butterfly, Thecla calanus, occurring throughout the northern United States east of the Rocky Mountains. The upper surface of the wings is dark brown and the under surface alate-brown. Its larvaj feed on the leaves ...
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)
< Calanus + -ida;. ] A family of gnathostomatous copepods, of the suborder Eucopepoda, having very long anterior ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Banded Hairstreak (Saty- rium calanus) Virginia Peppergrass (Lipidium virginicum), Checkered White (Pontia ...
Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation; Particularly the British and Irish; from the Earliest Accounts of Time to the Present Period ...
CALANUS, an indian philosopher who followed ...
by M. Schwartz
The principal constituents were Calanus finmarchicus, Pseudocalanus spp., Metridia longa, C. hyperboreus, chaetognaths and euphausid larvae. Kosobokova et a/. (1997) studied the composition and distribution of zooplankton in the Laptev ...
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research vessel used by 'The Scottish Association for Marine Science' based near Dunstaffnage Castle.
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- Sicce Calanus Feeding Leopard Wrasses
It's hard to get a video of this, but it is a huge benefit of Calanus. Calanus can be fed to leopard wrasses or even leopard wrasses while they acclimate. Th...
- Calanus feeding Sicce
Feeding a reef with Sicce calanus.
- Calanus Marine Grazer
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- Hranjenje koralja sa Bcuk calanus hranom
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Anagrams of CALANUS
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- SAN LUCA
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