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Definition of the noun Helamys
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Helamys is a genus of Pedetidae, described by G. Cuvier in 1816.
- synonym: genus Helamys
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Mammalia
- order: Rodentia
- family: Pedetidae
- genus: Pedetes
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by Samuel Maunder
[See SparhowO HELAMYS. or JUMPING HARE. Thíe animal constitutes a genue of mammalia, of the order fíodentia, allied ...
encyclopedia americana (1833)
by FRANCIS LIEBER
Helamys (Pedetes, IUig.). Spalax. Orycterus. Geomys (Pseudosloma, Say). Diplostoma. Castor (Beaver). Couxa (Myopotamus, Comm.). Hystrix (Porcupine). Liepus (Hare). Cavia (Guinea Pig). Order VI. EDENTATA. Tribk 1. TARDIGRADE.
Comprising the History, Description, and Scientific Principles of Every Branch of Human Knowledge; with the Derivation and Definition of All the Terms in General Use by Joseph Cauvin
genus Helamys, is so called. It is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, and inhabits deep burrows. See HeLaxos. JUNCACEAE. (Juncus, one of the genern.) A small obscure natural order of Endogenous o in most respects ...
A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art ... With the derivation and definition of all the terms in general use. Edited by W. T. Brande ... assisted by Joseph Cauvin, etc (1847)
by William Thomas BRANDE
us Helamys, is so called. It is a native of the Cape of ood Hope, and inhabits deep burrows. See HELAMys. JUNCACEAE. (Juncus, one of the genera.) A small obscure natural order of Endogenous plants, in most respects ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1874)
Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
Helamys, Jumping Hare (Supp.) Helena, Bay Is. , Ruatan. Helenin, Elecampane. Helgoland, Heligoland. Heliacal year, Canicular. Heltand, Germany, 734. Heliantfiemum vulgarc, Cist us. Heliocantharus, Scaraboeus. Heliostat, Heliotrope.
... to which are Added, a Syllabus of Practical Taxidermy, and a Glossarial Appendix by Samuel Maunder
HELAMYS, or JUMPING HARE. This animal constitutes a genus of mammalia, of the order Rodentia, allied to the Jerboas. The head is large, the tail long, the fore legs are very short in comparison with the hinder. They have four molars, each ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
Helamys of Fred.
by William Rossiter
Aare=Pedetes capensis=Helamys capensis. /. johnny=3. flsh= Close-eyed gudgeon. /. ffiougesaMeriones Hudsonicus. /. spider =± Attus. Juncaoece, (jun-kit'se-e). [Juncus, q.v. ]=* Rushes: herbs with thin stem and ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1886)
A New Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use ... by Robert Hunter
Cnvier Helamys (q.v.), ped-e'-ti'-nw,1*. pt. [Mod. Lat.2>f(ta(fs); Lat. fern. pi. adj. suff. -ime.] Zool : A sub-family of Dipodidee, with the single genus Pedetes ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana (1845)
Or Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... Comprising the Twofoldadvantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
But in this Order there are two remarkable leapers, of which the one, Forster's Jerboa, Helamys, has four bones of very considerable length, of which the outermost is very slender, and a small rudiment of a thumb ; the oilier is the True Jerboa, ...
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