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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.

  • also known as Calanus of India
  • died in Susa

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 Curtus
  9. Calanus Magnus
  10. Calanus Medius
  11. Calanus Parvus
  12. Calanus pauper
  13. Calanus tonsus
  14. Calanus Valgus
  15. Calanus Affinis
  16. Calanus Amaenus
  17. Calanus Comptus
  18. Calanus Crassus

Phrases ending with the word Calanus:

  1. genus Calanus
  2. Ocyba Calanus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Calanus

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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 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 ...

Google previewA 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 ...

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 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 previewThe General Biographical Dictionary (1817)

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, ...

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: 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 Coastal Science (2006)

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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Scrabble value of C3A1L1A1N1U1S1

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