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Nerophis

Definition of the noun Nerophis

What does Nerophis mean as a name of something?

Nerophis is a genus of Syngnathidae, described by Rafinesque in 1810.

Nerophis is a genus of Syngnathidae, described by C.S. Rafinesque in 1810.

Phrases with Nerophis

Phrases starting with the word Nerophis:

  1. Nerophis Ophidion
  2. Nerophis Aequoreus
  3. Nerophis Annulatus
  4. Nerophis Maculatus
  5. Nerophis Lumbriciformis

Phrase ending with the word Nerophis:

  1. genus Nerophis

Other phrases containing the word Nerophis:

  1. species Nerophis ophidion
  2. Species Nerophis Aequoreus
  3. Species Nerophis Annulatus
  4. Species Nerophis Maculatus
  5. species Nerophis lumbriciformis

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nerophis

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Google previewThe annals and magazine of natural history, zoology, botany and geology (1871)

incorporating the journal of botany

be no longer present even in the embryos, then we shall be able to affirm that Nerophis is a good genus, because it will be quite distinct from Syngnathus. At present we cannot quite say that, as is proved by the uncertainty which prevails in the ...

Google previewThe Annals and Magazine of Natural History (1871)

Zoology, Botany, and Geology

be no longer present even in the embryos, then we shall be able to affirm that Nerophis is a good genus, because it will be quite distinct from Syngnathus. At present wo cannot quite say that, as is proved by the uncertainty which prevails in the ...

Google previewThe Zoological Record (1873)

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The author relies on these facts to establish the genealogy of some of the genera: Nerophis is descended from Syngnathus, and Hippocampua from Calamostoma; besides, Nerophis is a genus in process of formation. The paper is concluded ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

straightnosed pipefish (Nerophis ophidion) See SYNGNATHIDAE. stramineous Strawcoloured. strategy In *game theory, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1885)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

Nerophis aeq'uoreus (Ocean Pipe-fish), Nerophis ophidion (Straightnosed Pipefish), ...

Google previewCollier's New Encyclopedia (1921)

A Loose-leaf and Self-revising Reference Work ... with 515 Illustrations and Ninety-six Maps

typhle is the broadnosed pipefish; Nerophis aequoreus, the ocean pipefish; N. lumbriciformis, the worm, or little pi efish; and N. ophidion, the straight-nosed' pipefish. PIPE LINE, one of the most remarkable of modern devices ...

Google previewThe New Standard Encyclopedia (1903)

by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar

pipefish; Nerophis a quoreus, the ocean pipePipe Line fish; N. lumbriciformis, the worm, or little pipefish; and.

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary (1904)

Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years by Joseph Wright

the Nerophis ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: R-S (1904)

by Joseph Wright

the Nerophis ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter

Nerophis aequoreus, the Ocean, N. ophidion, the Straight-nosed, and N. lumbriciformis, the Little Pipe-fish, are common on the European coasts. nért- schińsk-ite, s. [From Nertschinsk, Transbaikal, Asiatic Russia, where found ; suff. - ite (Min.).] ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopedic Dictionary (1906)

An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford

Siphonostomata typhle is the Broad-nose Pipefish; Nerophis aequoreus, the Ocean, N. lumbriciformis, the Worm, or Little Pipefish; and N. ophidiom: the Straight-nosed Pipe-fish. • 2. (Pl.): The family Syngnathidae (q.v.). ipe-grab, subst. td.

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Scrabble value of N1E1R1O1P3H4I1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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