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Definition of the noun pseudoscorpiones
What does pseudoscorpiones mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- false scorpions
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- scientific names: Chelonethida / Pseudoscorpionida
- synonyms of Pseudoscorpiones: order Chelonethida / order Pseudoscorpiones / order Pseudoscorpionida
- more generic term: animal order = the order of animals
- member of: Arachnida / class Arachnida = a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Pseudoscorpiones
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by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall
ORDER PSEUDOSCORPIONES (PSEUDOSCORPIONS) The Pseudoscorpiones are a widely distributed order of small arachnids (<8 mm in length) with large chelate pedipalps, superficially resembling small scorpions but they lack a sting.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
tae, Palpigradi, Soli- ftigae, Pseudoscorpiones, Podogona, Opiliones, Rtiynchostomi (Acari). Class 3. Tardigrada (q.v.).
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
PSEUDOSCORPIONES Noun. An Order of arthropods assigned to Class Arachnida.
Encyclopedia of Deserts (2017)
by Michael A. Mares
The order Pseudoscorpiones consists of the pseudoscorpions, small scorpionlike ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2003)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
In addition to the true scorpions, several other arachnid orders are called “ scorpions”: false scorpions (Pseudoscorpiones with 2000 species), wind scorpions (Solifugae with 900 species), whip scorpions (Uropygi with 85 species) , and tailless ...
The Micrographic Dictionary (1875)
A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of the Structure and Nature of Microscopic Objects by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey
Pseudoscorpiones (Obisida) ; Book-scorpions. Cephalothorax distinct from the ringed abdomen; palpi large, chelate. (Tracheae only present! Order 5. Phalangita (Opilionina) ; Harvest-spiders. Cephalothorax distinct from the annulate ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
A family of pseudoscorpions, or false scorpions, of the order Cheliferidea or Pseudoscorpiones, typified by the genus Chelifer. They are minute harmless forms resembling a scorpion in front, but with a body flat and rounded behind and ...
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 (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
A family of pseudoscorpions, or false scorpions, of the order Cheliferi- dea or Pseudoscorpiones, typified by the genus Chelifer. They are minute harmless forma resembling a scorpion in front, but with a body flat and rounded behind and ...
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