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Definition of the noun theraphosidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. large tropical spiders; tarantulas

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Google previewAuerbach's Wilderness Medicine (2016)

by Paul S. Auerbach, Tracy A Cushing, N. Stuart Harris

FAMILY THERAPHOSIDAE: TARANTULAS AND BABOON SPIDERS Theraphosidae is the largest mygalomorph family with respect to both numbers of species and sizes of the largest individuals (Figure 43-5). Approximately 990 described ...

Google previewArachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles Islands (2010)

by Justin Gerlach, Yuri M. Marusik

The Theraphosidae is a rather large family with some 6 genera and 9 0 species. Its distribution is pantropical. Three species belonging to a single endemic genus are found on Seychelles (Benoit 978a; Guadanucci & Gallon 008). Nesiergus ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science (2004)

by John Gunn

One tarantula from the family Theraphosidae is a troglobite in the lowland caves of Oaxaca. The stygobitic fauna includes species of both freshwater and marine origin. The freshwater derivatives include snails, palaemonid shrimp, crayfish, ...

Google previewWilderness Medicine (2011)

Expert Consult Premium Edition - Enhanced Online Features by Paul S. Auerbach

FAMILY THERAPHOSIDAE: TARANTULAS AND BABOON SPIDERS Theraphosidae is the largest mygalomorph family with respect to both numbers of species and sizes of the largest individuals (Figure 52-5). Approximately 800 described ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (1999)

by Michael A. Mares, Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (Norman, Okla.)

Large, robust spider belonging to the arachnid family Theraphosidae with legs and abdomen covered with hair. The largest spiders in the world are tarantulas. Coloration varies, but most North American species ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Skiri Pawnee (2008)

by Douglas Richard Parks, Lula Nora Pratt

TV large spider; tarantula (family Theraphosidae).

N tarantula (family Theraphosidae).

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

burrowing spiders spiders ofthe family Theraphosidae.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Thamnophilus thanatosis theca Thecata thecodont Thecodontia Thecodontosaurus browni Thecosomata thelytoky theory of generic cycles Theraphosidae Theraponidae Therapsida Therevidae Theria Theridiidae Theropithecus Theropoda ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Family Dipluridae Family Cyrtaucheniidae Family Ctenizidae Family Idiopidae Famiy Actinopodidae Family Migidae Family Nemesiidae Family Micro stigmatidae Family Barychelidae Family Theraphosidae Family Paratropididae Infraorder ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emotion (2010)

by Gretchen M. Reevy

theraphosidae, of which we speak today), and the only cure (it ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary (1995)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc, Roger W. Pease, Jr.

-ta-laX n, pl ta-ran-tu-las also ta-ruii>tu>lar VileV : any of a family ( Theraphosidae) ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1916)

"tarantula" is generally applied in the United States and elsewhere to certain of the large bird spiders, or so-called American tarantulas of the family Theraphosidae. These are large, hairy spiders occurring in the southwestern United States, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of New Medical Terms (1905)

Including Upwards of 38,000 Words and Many Useful Tables, Being a Supplement to "An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology, and Allied Sciences". by George Milbry Gould

Theraphosidae {lher-af-o' -sid-c). A family of spiders containing the giant, trap- door, bird, mason, or mining spiders, many of which are venomous. Cf. Ai'icu- laria, Cteniza, ilygale, Metropelma, Neniesia, Thera- phosa. Therapy. (See Illus. Diet.) ...

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