Tellina
Tellina Tel*li"na, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a kind of shellfish.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of marine bivalve mollusks having thin, delicate, and often handsomely colored shells. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tellina — Tellina …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tellīna — Tellīna, s. Tellmuschel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • tellina — (Del gr. τελλίνη). f. telina …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Tellina — Taxobox name = Tellina image caption = Tellina fabula regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Bivalvia ordo = Veneroida familia = Tellinidae genus = Tellina genus authority = Linnaeus, 1758 subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = See text …   Wikipedia

  • Tellina — listeri …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tellina —   Tellina T …   Wikipedia Español

  • tellina — telina o tellina (del gr. «tellínē») f. Cualquier *molusco lamelibranquio del género Tellina, del tamaño de una almeja y con conchas de colores brillantes; la Tellina incarnata es abundante en las costas españolas. * * * tellina. (Del gr.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • tellina — tel·lì·na s.f. 1. CO piccolo mollusco dalla conchiglia approssimativamente triangolare, di colore verde oliva, giallastro o violaceo, con sottili striature concentriche, molto ricercato per alcune specialità gastronomiche: zuppa di telline,… …   Dizionario italiano

  • tellina — tə̇ˈlīnə, lēnə noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek tellinē, a shellfish 1. capitalized : a genus (the type of the family Tellinidae) of marine bivalve mollusks having the siphons long and separate, the foot and labial palpi very large, and the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tellina — te|lli|na Mot Pla Nom femení …   Diccionari Català-Català

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