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Definition of the noun Scyllaea
What does Scyllaea mean as a name of something?
Scyllaea is a genus of Scyllaeidae, described by Linnaeus in 1758.
- synonyms: genus Scyllaea / Nerea / genus Nerea / Pleuropus / genus Pleuropus / Scillaea / genus Scillaea / Scyllea / genus Scyllea / Scylloea / genus Scylloea / Syllaea / genus Syllaea / Zoopterygius / genus Zoopterygius
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Mollusca
- class: Gastropoda
- order: Nudibranchia
- family: Scyllaeidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Phrases with Scyllaea
Phrases starting with the word Scyllaea:
- Scyllaea Fulva
- Scyllaea Lamyi
- Scyllaea Quoyi
- Scyllaea Grayae
- Scyllaea Dracaena
- Scyllaea pelagica
- Scyllaea Edwardsii
- Scyllaea Ghomfodensis
- Scyllaea Pelagica Marginata
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Other phrases containing the word Scyllaea:
- Species Scyllaea Lamyi
- Species Scyllaea Quoyi
- Species Scyllaea Grayae
- Species Scyllaea Dracaena
- species Scyllaea pelagica
- Species Scyllaea Edwardsii
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Scyllaea
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The Scyllaea is an active little animal, of a light brown colour, and opalescent, very much compressed, provided with two club-shaped tentacles near the head ; and on each side of the back there are two pairs of erect, flattened, irregular lobes, ...
Eclectic Magazine (1870)
Foreign Literature by John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell
The Scyllaea is an active little animal, of a light brown color, and opalescent, very much compressed, provided with ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1820)
by John Wilkes
like those of the Scyllaea, constantly varying its form and size, and at times entirelydrawn in.
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 (1911)
Scyllaea (si-le'&), n. [NL., < L. Scyllseus, pertaining to Scylla, < L. Scylla,< Gr. S/ tiA/la, Scylla : see Scylla.] A genus of nudibranchiate gastropods, typical of the family Scyllteidse. The animal is elongate, compressed, with long narrow channeled ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Thethys leporina Scyllaea pelagica Glaucus Atlanticus Laniogerus Elfortii ORDER. Monodonta (animal of) Trochus Henslovii — Emma Imperator Paludina fasciata costata Littorina littoralis Phasianella bulimoides Ampullaria solida Melania ...
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
mouth before : body furnished with arms : of these there are seven genera, Clio Scyllaea Lernaea Sepia Lobaria Triton. Onchidium F. mouth before : body furnished with peduncles or feet : of these there are five genera, viz. Amphitrite Nereis ...
by Sir Edwin Ray Lankester
Genera: Tritonia, Cuvier; Scyllaea, L.; Tethys, L. (fig. 62, B); Dendronotus, A. and H.; Doto, Oken. Family 8.—Eolidae. Genera: Eolis, Cuvier (fig. 62, A); Glaucus, Forster; Fiona, A. and H. (fig. 67); Embletonia, A. and H.; Proctonotus, A. and H.; ...
The Encyclopedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Or Familiar Explanations of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences, Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers, and Illustrated by Plates, Diagrams, Cuts &c by George Crabb
Sea-Hare; Sepia, Cuttle-Fish; Doris; Aphrodita; Spio; Terebella; Amphitrite; Nereis; Nais; Ascidia ; Salpa; Dagysa; Actinia; Mammaria; Tethys; Plerotrachea ; Derris; Holuthuria; Lobaria ; Triton ; Lernaea; Scyllaea ; Clio ; Medusa ; Lucernaria.
by Abraham Rees
SCYLLAEA, in Natural History, a genus of the Vermes Mollusca class and order, whose generic charaćter is, body compressed, and grooved along the back; the mouth consists of a terminal toothless aperture; the tentacula or arms three on ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
Scyllaea (si-léâ), n. [NL., K. L. Scyllaeus, pertaining to Scylla, ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
A&tinia, Clava, Mammaria, Pedicellaria, Ascidia, Salpa, Dagysa, Pterotrachea, Limax, Aplysia, Doris, Tethis, Holothuria, Terebella, Triton, Sepia, Clio, Lobaria, Lernaea, Scyllaea, Glau. cus, Aphrodita, ...
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