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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.

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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 Lighti
  12. Calanus Longus
  13. Calanus Magnus
  14. Calanus Medius
  15. Calanus Mundus
  16. Calanus Parvus
  17. Calanus pauper
  18. Calanus tonsus

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 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 previewEssentials of Oceanography (2016)

Earth sciences, Oceanography by CTI 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 previewFundamentals of Oceanography (2016)

by CTI 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 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 previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

Calanus is the dominant copepod genus in upwelling ecosystems. Although not reprodu- cing 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 previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

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

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Mammals (2009)

by William F. Perrin, Bernd Würsig, J.G.M. 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 ...

Google preview“The” Dictionary of Biographical Reference (1871)

Containing One Hundred Thousand Names Together with a Classed Index of the Biographical Literature of Europe and America by Lawrence Barnell Phillips

Calanus, Indian philosopher; 4th cent. B.C. , D.U.K. Calanus, Juvenius - Coelius, Hungarian bishop and historian; 1195 D.U. Calaorat, or Calahorrat, Juan, Spanish ecclesiastic and historian ; 17th cent. D.Q. Calas, Jean , French ...

Google previewThe dictionary of biographical reference (1871)

by Lawrence Barnett Phillips

Calanus, In<liau philosopher ; 4th cent. B.C. D.c.x. Calanus, Juvenilis - Ccelius, Hungarian bishop and historian ; 1195 D.U. Calaorat, or Calahorrat, Juan, Spanish ecclesiastic and historian ; 17th cent. D.Q. Calas, Jean, French ...

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research vessel used by 'The Scottish Association for Marine Science' based near Dunstaffnage Castle.

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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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