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Definition of the noun Limnatis

What does Limnatis mean as a name of something?

Limnatis is a genus of Hirudinidae, described by Moquin-Tandon in 1827.

Phrases with Limnatis

Phrases starting with the word Limnatis:

  1. Limnatis Haasi
  2. Limnatis Bacescui
  3. Limnatis Nilotica

Phrases ending with the word Limnatis:

  1. Genus Limnatis
  2. Eugahania Limnatis
  3. Navarcostes Limnatis
  4. Species Eugahania Limnatis
  5. Geothlypis speciosa limnatis
  6. Species Navarcostes Limnatis
  7. Subspecies Geothlypis Speciosa Limnatis

Other phrases containing the word Limnatis:

  1. Species Limnatis Haasi
  2. Species Limnatis Nilotica

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Limnatis

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

Limnatis nilotica occurs in North Africa and Near East. If present in large numbers in nostrils, pharynx, or oesophagus, they may cause asphyxia and anaemia. The related species L. africana is found in Senegal, Congo, India, and Singapore.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Modern Medicine (1992)

by J.C. Segen

in the subtropics and tropics; the genera include Haemadipsa, the medicinal leech as well as Dinobdella, Haementeria, Helobdella, Hirudinaria, Hemopis, Limnatis, Macrobdella, Poecilobdella, Pontobdella; the leech is flat, has two suckers, ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

See Hirudin, Limnatis nilotica verb To treat with a leech, to let blood.

Google previewLexicon of Parasites and Diseases in Livestock (2013)

Including Parasites and Diseases of All Farm and Domestic Animals, Free-Living Wild Fauna, Fishes, Honeybee and Silkworm, and Parasites of Products of Animal Origin by Manuel Merino-Rodríguez

sanguisuga del cavallo, sanguisuga cavallina de unechter Pferdeegel 247 Haemopìs vorax -—› Limnatis nilotica 248 Hirudinea 250 fox hookworm uncinariasis uncinarìose du chien anquilostomidasis de los carnivoros uncinarìosi del cane, ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

Limnatis (parasitology) A genus of leeches in the class Hirudinea, that live in water and...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Limnatis nilotica is found in North Africa and Southern Europe. It reaches a length of 10 cm. The ventral surface is dark; on the dorsal surface are 6 longitudinal stripes on a brownishgreen background. It cannot penetrate skin, but on being ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

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

Limnatis [lim-na′tis] agenus of leeches in theclass Hirudinea. Livein waterand infestanimals thatpass through ordrink thewater. L. africana found in the nasal cavity, vagina and urethra of humans, dogs and monkeys.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Gramineae Origins: Latin limnestis, limnetis for a plant called also centaurea major, Greek limnetis, limnatis, limnetes "living in marshes." Limnia Haw. Portulacaceae Origins: Greek limne "a marsh," limnaios "of the marsh, stagnant." Limnobium ...

Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary of the Terms Employed in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology... (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

guisuga, Limnatis, Aulasloma, Nephclis, — the Hirudinees bdelliens — ,• and Pixricota, and Alhione, — the H. albionietines, of modern French zoological writers. The several species of Sanauistiga, — see Sanc- sue, — are alone available ...

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Scrabble value of L1I1M3N1A1T1I1S1

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