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Definition of the noun Melitaea

What does Melitaea mean as a name of something?

Melitaea is a genus of Nymphalidae.

Melitaea is a genus of Melithaeidae, described by Lamarck in 1816.

Melitaea is a genus of Scyphozoa, described by Gistl in 1848.

Melitaea is a genus of Nymphalidae, described by Fabricius in 1807.

Melitaea is a genus of Nymphalidae, described by Fabricius in 1807.

Phrases with Melitaea

  1. Melitaea Ala
  2. Melitaea Eos
  3. Melitaea Lye
  4. Melitaea Agar
  5. Melitaea Alma
  6. Melitaea Deva
  7. Melitaea Gina
  8. Melitaea Hebe
  9. Melitaea Ibra
  10. Melitaea Irma
  11. Melitaea Nana
  12. Melitaea Rama
  13. Melitaea Alini
  14. Melitaea Allah
  15. Melitaea Ambra
  16. Melitaea Balba
  17. Melitaea Burri
  18. Melitaea Casta
  19. Melitaea Chara
  20. Genus Melitaea

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Google previewA Smaller Classical Dictionary of Biography, Mythology, and Geography (1883)

Abridged from the Larger Dictionary by Sir William Smith

MELITAEA, MBLlTEA, or MELITIA <-ae), a town iu Thessaly iu Phthiotis, ou the N slope of Mount Othrys, and uear the river Enipetis. MJ5LITE (-es), a nymph, one of the Nereides, a daughter of Nereus and Doris. MELlTENE (-es), a city and ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

milbertii, Lycaena pseudargiolus, Limenitis arthemis, Argynnis cybele, Satyrus alope, Argynnis myrina, Junonia coenia, Papilio turnus, Grapta comma, Limenitis lorquinii, Melitaea brucei, Ageronia fornax, Apatura celtis, Pyrameis cardui.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

"linter, * vermicularis, * melitaea, *fimbriata, camelus, * rattus, inquilinus, * innata, transfuga, ciliata, * cyclidium, *pulex, * lynceus, * charon, * cimex, pellionella, angulus, ursula, semiluna, pupa, *pocillum, clavus, * musculus, *. delphinus, clava ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

MELITAEA. Fabr. ARGYNNIs. Latr. Antennae terminated by a short club. Palpi very hairy, divaricating, with the last joint acicular, half the length of the preceding joint. Hinder wings orbicular. Anterior feet very short in both ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

MELITAEA, mel-e-te'a, s. A name given by Blainville to a group of the Medusidae, and by Lamarck to Polpyparia; analogous to Isis and Gorgonia. MELITE, mel'ite, s . Honey-stone, a mineral of a honey colour, distinguished from amber by its ...

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

MELITAEA, mel-e-te'a, s. A name given by Blainville to a group of the Medusidae, and by Lamarck to Polpyparia; analogous to Isis and Gorgonia. MELITE, melite, s . Honey-stone, a mineral of a honey colour, distinguished from amber by its ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

MELITAEA, in Zoology, a genus of Lepidopterous insects. Generic character. Antennae with a short, abrupt, compressed club; palpi ascending, long, divaricating, very hairy, three-jointed ; basal joint moderate, a little bent, second elongate, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology (2016)

and in both experimental and wild populations of the Glanville fritillary butterfly Melitaea cinixi (Saccheri et al., 1998; Nieminen et al., ...

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