Plumularia
Plumularia Plu`mu*la"ri*a, n.; pl. L. {Plumularl[ae]}, E. {Plumularias}. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) Any hydroid belonging to {Plumularia} and other genera of the family {Plumularid[ae]}. They generally grow in plumelike forms. [1913 Webster]

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  • Plumularĭa — Plumularĭa, Gattung aus der Familie der Röhrenkorallinen; wird als Untergattung von Sertularia (s. Blasenkorallinen) betrachtet; die Zellen der Äste sind einreihig, jede Zelle hat an der Wurzel eine Schuppe; heißt nach Lamouroux Aglaophenia:… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Plumularia — noun Any hydroid belonging to Plumularia and other genera of the family Plumularidae. They generally grow in plumelike forms …   Wiktionary

  • plumularia — plu·mu·lar·ia …   English syllables

  • plumularia — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Plumularias — Plumularia Plu mu*la ri*a, n.; pl. L. {Plumularl[ae]}, E. {Plumularias}. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any hydroid belonging to {Plumularia} and other genera of the family {Plumularid[ae]}. They generally grow in plumelike forms. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plumularlae — Plumularia Plu mu*la ri*a, n.; pl. L. {Plumularl[ae]}, E. {Plumularias}. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any hydroid belonging to {Plumularia} and other genera of the family {Plumularid[ae]}. They generally grow in plumelike forms. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lythria — Ampfer Purpurspanner (Lythria cruentaria), Männchen Systematik Unterordnung: Glossata …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • plumulariidae — ˌplümyələˈrīəˌdē noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Plumularia, type genus + idae : a large and widely distributed family of calyptoblastic hydrozoans see plumularia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nematocalyces — Nematocalyx Nem a*to*ca lyx, n.; pl. {Nematocalyces}, E. {Nematocalyxes}. [NL. See {Nemato }, and {Calyx}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of a peculiar kind of cups, or calicles, found upon hydroids of the family {Plumularid[ae]}. They contain nematocysts. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nematocalyx — Nem a*to*ca lyx, n.; pl. {Nematocalyces}, E. {Nematocalyxes}. [NL. See {Nemato }, and {Calyx}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of a peculiar kind of cups, or calicles, found upon hydroids of the family {Plumularid[ae]}. They contain nematocysts. See {Plumularia} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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