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Definition of the noun Scolopendra

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Scolopendra is a genus of Scolopendridae, described by Linnaeus in 1758.

Scolopendra is a genus of Syllidae, described by Slabber in 1781.

Scolopendra is a genus of Protozoa, described by Shaw in 1794.

Scolopendra is a genus of Syllidae, described by Cordiner in 1785.

Scolopendra is a genus of Syllidae, described by Cordiner in 1785.

Alternative definition of the noun Scolopendra

noun

  1. [obsolete] A mythical sea-creature, reputed to be able to disgorge its bowels to dislodge any fishing-hook.
  2. A centipede or millipede.

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"Scolopendra" is a musical album of Gli Alluminogeni.

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Phrases with Scolopendra

  1. Scolopendra Afer
  2. Scolopendra Atra
  3. Scolopendra Mima
  4. Scolopendra Nuda
  5. Scolopendra Vaga
  6. Scolopendra Audax
  7. Scolopendra Flava
  8. Scolopendra Fulva
  9. Scolopendra Gigas
  10. Scolopendra Grayi
  11. Scolopendra Heros
  12. Scolopendra Laeta
  13. Scolopendra Langi
  14. Scolopendra Latro
  15. Scolopendra Lutea
  16. Scolopendra Media
  17. Scolopendra Pella
  18. Scolopendra Rapax
  19. Scolopendra Varia
  20. Genus Scolopendra

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Google previewComputational Geometry, Graphs and Applications (2011)

International Conference,CGGA 2010, Dalian, China, November 3-6, 2010, Revised, Selected Papers by Jin Akiyama, Bo Jiang, Mikio Kano, Xuehou Tan

Thus the scolopendra is a valid unfolding of the given k-cube. ⊓⊔ Corollary 2.

Google previewThe Faerie queene, book II, cantos 7-12; III; IV, canto 1 (1842)

by Edmund Spenser

Scolopendra is the name of the centipede, and is also applied to a sea-fish resembling it. - XXIII, 9.-Monoceros.) The sea-unicorn, or perhaps the swordfish. The word is a Greek one, meaning “one-horned.' XXIV. 1.- The dreadful fish.] This is ...

Google previewFaerie queene. book III-V (1842)

by Edmund Spenser

— Scolopendraes.] Scolopendra is the name of the ...

Google previewThe Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser (1839)

by Edmund Spenser

— Scolopendraes.] Scolopendra is the name of the ...

Google previewComplete Biology for Medical College Entrance Examination

by Kumar, Bhatia

Scolopendra is a common genus.

Google previewSpiders, Scorpions, Centipedes and Mites (2015)

The Commonwealth and International Library: Biology Division by J. L. Cloudsley-Thompson

wrote: “ The Scolopendra is a little venomous worm and amphibious. When it wounds any, there follows a blueness about the affected part and an itch all over the body ...

Google previewSpenser's Faerie Queene (1977)

A Critical Commentary on Books I and II by Douglas Brooks-Davies

the scolopendra is a sea-centipede which Aelian's second-century De animalium natura, XIII.xxiii describes as swimming as if rowing with ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1896)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Scolopendra is the most important genus. Lastly, the Geophilida" are very long, worm-like centipedes, of somewhat sluggish habit, with 31 to 173 pairs of legs, short feelers, and no eyes. Some 22 species and 9 genera have been recorded, ...

Google previewDemonolatry (1930)

An Account of the Historical Practice of Witchcraft by Nicolas Remy, Montague Summers

The Scolopendra is a kind of multipede. § “jovius.” Paolo Giovio, the famous historian, born at Como, 19th April, 1483; died at Florence, Irth December, 1552. CHAPTER XV That all kinds of Persons attend the Nocturnal. BLI.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aphrodisiacs (2013)

Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling

Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans L. Koch., Scolopendridae Scolopendra morsitans L. Scolopendra subspinipes japonica L. Koch. Other Names Centiped, cent pieds (French, “one hundred feet”), goshô (Japanese), hundertfüß, hundertfüßler ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Scolopendra lagura of Linné and Fabricius, Pollyrenus lagurus ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

The scolopendra is also called the cai'.ipes from its number of feet. In the East Indies it grows to six inches in length, and as thick as a man's hnger : it consists of many joints; and from each joint proceeds a leg on each side : they are covered ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1827)

- SCOLOPENDRA, a genus of insects of the order Aptera: the Generic Character is —antennae setaceous; feelers two, filiform and united between the jaws; lip toothed and cleft; ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Scolopendra, whore there are four, the corneal lens is a biconvex thickening of the cuticle. The soft or retinal portion of the eye beneath the lens consists of an aggregation of large cells forming a single layer continuous with the epidermic cells ...

Google previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

SCOLOPENDRA, CENTiPEDE, a genus of insects of the order aptera; the generic character is, antennae setaceous; body depressed; legs numerous, equalling the number of segments of the body on each side; feelers two, setaceous.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Beasts and Monsters in Myth, Legend and Folklore (2016)

by Theresa Bane

A chimerical, gigantic, and monstrous SEA SERPENT, the scolopendra of medieval European legends was described as having a shark-like body with numerous webbed appendages protruding from its ...

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