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Calanus

Definition of the noun Calanus

What does Calanus mean as a name of something?

Calanus is a genus of Acrididae, described by Walker in 1870.

Calanus is a genus of Calanidae, described by Leach in 1816.

Calanus is a genus of Calanidae, described by Leach in 1819.

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Who is Calanus?

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.

Phrases with Calanus

Phrases starting with the word Calanus:

  1. Calanus Pavo
  2. Calanus Danai
  3. Calanus Latus
  4. Calanus Levis
  5. Calanus minor
  6. Calanus Nudus
  7. Calanus Acutus
  8. Calanus Bellus
  9. Calanus Caroli
  10. Calanus Curtus
  11. Calanus Longus
  12. Calanus Magnus
  13. Calanus Medius
  14. Calanus Mundus
  15. Calanus Parvus
  16. Calanus pauper
  17. Calanus tonsus
  18. Calanus Valgus

Phrases ending with the word Calanus:

  1. genus Calanus
  2. Ocyba Calanus

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Google previewJan Mayen Island in Scientific Focus (2013)

by Stig Skreslet

THE PELAGIC FOODWEB Calanus is a genus of planktonic. Jan Mayen Island Ecology 103.

Google previewA natural history of the British Lepidoptera (1908)

a text-book for students and collectors by James William Tutt

calanus is a cannibal, and will, when short of food, devour its younger and weaker brethren. The gliding movement of the lame, noted above, is common to the species of both the Old and New Worlds, and ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for Essentials of Oceanography, textbook by Tom Garrison (2012)

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 ...

Google previewGenetic 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 a case 32 Chapter 2: Population structure ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Marine Biology: Function, Biodiversity, Ecology (2013)

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 ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Fundamentals of Oceanography by Keith A. Sverdrup, ISBN 9780073040813 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Calanus: Calanus is a genusof marine copepod inthe family Calanidae(Order Calanoida). The genus wassplitin 1974,with somespecies beingplaced inanew genus, Neocalanus. Velella: Velella is a genus of freefloating hydrozoans that lives ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Essentials of Oceanography by Alan P. Trujillo, ISBN 9780132401227 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Calanus: Calanus is a genus of marine copepod in the family.

Google previewEcosystem Ecology (2009)

by Sven Erik Jørgensen

Calanus is the dominant copepod genus in upwelling ecosystems. Although not reproducing as fast as microzooplankton, it may achieve as many as ten generations per year, each with its own life cycle of eggs, nauplii, copepodites, and ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

(Calanus + -idae.] A family of gnathostomatous copepods, of the suborder £ having very lon anterior antennae, only one of them modifie for prehension, and the posterior antennae biramous. The fifth pair of feet is modified in the male to ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

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 ...

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)

< Calanus + -ida;. ] A family of gnathostomatous copepods, of the suborder Eucopepoda, having very long anterior ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Banded Hairstreak (Saty- rium calanus) Virginia Peppergrass (Lipidium virginicum), Checkered White (Pontia ...

Google previewA New and General Biographical Dictionary (1798)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Mammals (2009)

by William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, J.G.M. 'Hans' Thewissen

Preferred prey in the Northern Hemisphere seems to be krill composed of the euphausiid Meganyctiphanes norvegica, although other species of planktonic crustaceans (Thysanoessa inermis, Calanus finmarchicus), schooling fishes such as ...

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Scrabble value of C3A1L1A1N1U1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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