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Definition of the noun Poecilia

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Poecilia is a genus of Poeciliidae, described by Bloch & Schneider in 1801.

Poecilia is a genus of Paridae, described by Taczanowski in 1872.

Poecilia is a genus of Noctuidae, described by Schrank in 1802.

Poecilia is a genus of Gelechiidae, described by Heinemann in 1870.

Poecilia is a genus.

    Phrases with Poecilia

    1. Poecilia Fria
    2. Poecilia orri
    3. Poecilia chica
    4. Poecilia dauli
    5. Poecilia Dovii
    6. Poecilia Fusca
    7. Poecilia Gilli
    8. Poecilia Minor
    9. Poecilia parae
    10. Poecilia Picta
    11. Poecilia amates
    12. Poecilia gillii
    13. Poecilia koperi
    14. Poecilia Minima
    15. Poecilia Rivasi
    16. Poecilia Tenuis
    17. Poecilia Waiapi
    18. Poecilia wandae
    19. Poecilia Wingei
    20. genus Poecilia

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    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Poecilia

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    Google previewEvolutionary Ecology (2005)

    The Trinidadian Guppy by Anne E. Magurran

    Poecilia is a widely distributed and diverse genus containing 43 species (Parenti and Rauchenberger 1989). It extends from the southern United States to southern Brazil and is found in a wide range of aquatic habitats. Species in the genus ...

    Google previewPets and how to Care for Them (1921)

    by Lee Saunders Crandall

    Poecilia is a very widespread genus, extending from Mexico to northern South America and the West Indies. There are many species, only a few of which have been kept in America. P. sphenops, P. pavonina, P. amazonica and P. vivipara are ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

    by William B. White, David C. Culver

    Zur genetik und biologischen bedeutung des aggressionsverhaltens von Poecilia sphenops (Pisces, Poeciliidae): Untersuchungen an Bastarden ober- und unterirdisch lebender Populationen. Zeitschrift fu ̈r Tierpsychologie, 50, 399À422.

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

    Poecilia reticulata (guppy) Fundulus (3.3) Acanthurus coeruleus (2.3) 0 System 1 Gulf Coast 2, 3, ...

    Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

    by Dorland

    poeciloi0des Poecilia reticulata. gir•dle (gur0del) 1. an encircling structure or part. 2. cingulum. limbus g. a benign type of corneal degeneration in the form of an opaque line concentric with the limbus; called also white limbal g. of Vogt. g. of ...

    Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1881)

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

    Limnophagw: Poecilia, It ollrenesia, Platv cilus, Girardinus. Fossil remains are referable to C prinodon an mcilia. Family 7. HeteropygiL—llea naked; body covered with very small scales; barbels none. Margin of the upper jaw formed by the ...

    Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

    by James A. Jobling

    Poecila, Poecilia, Poekilis. poecilinotus Gr. poikilono#tos with variegated back ( poikilos spotted; no#ton back). poecilocerca / poecilocercus Gr. poikilos pied, spotted; kerkos tail. poecilochrous Gr. poikilokhroos of various colours (poikilos ...

    Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

    by Vin T. Sparano

    Guppy (Poecilia reticulata) Lake chub (Couesius plumbeus) Longjaw ...

    Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: D (1999)

    by S. Gangolli

    Poecilia reticulata 0.61-3.85 mg 1-1 (1) .

    Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

    Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

    Poecilia vivipara, Schn. Small fish inhabiting the fresh waters of America. Gen. 3. Lebias of Cuvier.—Differs from the last in having the teeth denticulated. Gen. 4. Cyprinodous, Lacep.—Teeth carded ; in other respects very like the poeciliae.

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    The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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