Asaphus
Asaphus As"a*phus, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? indistinct, uncertain.] (Paleon.) A genus of trilobites found in the Lower Silurian formation. See Illust. in Append. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Asăphus — (Petref.), Gattung der Trilobiten (s.d.) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Asaphus — Asaphus, Gattung der Trilobiten aus dem untern Silur, enthält die größten Formen der Trilobiten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Asaphus — Taxobox name = Asaphus fossil range = Ordovician image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Trilobita ordo = Asaphida familia = Asaphidae genus = Asaphus Asaphus is a genus containing at least 35 species of Ordovician… …   Wikipedia

  • Asaphus — Asa|phus der; ...phi, ...phi <aus gleichbed. nlat. asaphus zu gr. asaphe̅s »undeutlich, unbestimmt, unklar«> vorwiegend in ↑ordovizischen Gesteinen gefundene Gattung der ↑Trilobiten …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • asaphus — as·a·phus …   English syllables

  • asaphus — ˈasəfəs noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Greek asaphēs indistinct, dim, from a a (II) + saphēs distinct, clear : a genus of trilobites occurring abundantly in the Ordovician of northern Europe and having subequal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asaphus kowalewskii — Taxobox name = Asaphus kowalewskii fossil range = Ordovician image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Trilobita ordo = Asaphida familia = Asaphidae genus = Asaphus species = A. kowalewskii binomial = Asaphus kowalewskii …   Wikipedia

  • Asaphus, S. — S. Asaphus, Ep. (1. Mai). Der hl. Asaph war ein Schüler des hl. Bischofs Kentigern (13. Januar) von Glascow in Schottland und trat in das Kloster Llan Elwy in Nordwales, welches von jenem hl. Bischofe nach seiner Flucht aus Schottland gegründet… …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

  • Ordovician fauna of Putilovo village — Putilovo village Stratigraphic range: Middle Ordovician Type quarry Location Region Europe Country Russia In a quarry near what is now Puti …   Wikipedia

  • Asaphida — Taxobox name = Asaphid trilobites image width = 240px image caption = Asaphus lepidurus regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Trilobita subclassis = Librostoma ordo = Asaphida subdivision ranks = Superfamilies subdivision =… …   Wikipedia

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