Apodous
Apodous \Ap"o*dous\(#), a. (Zo["o]l.) Apodal; apod. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • apodous — adjective apodal Weevil larvae are apodous; in contrast, most scarab larvae bear six hooklike legs …   Wiktionary

  • apodous — see apodal …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • apodous — /ap euh deuhs/, adj. apodal. [APOD(AL) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • apodous — SYN: apodal …   Medical dictionary

  • apodous — [ apədəs] adjective Zoology without feet or having only rudimentary feet. Origin C19: from Gk apous, apod footless + ous …   English new terms dictionary

  • apodous — ap·o·dous …   English syllables

  • apodous — adjective (of snakes and eels) naturally footless eels are apodal • Syn: ↑apodal • Similar to: ↑footless …   Useful english dictionary

  • apodous larvae — (ARTHROPODA) Larvae without legs and with reduced head, that require maternal deposition in or on a food source …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Lindiform — Lin di*form (l[i^]n d[i^]*f[^o]rm), a. [Lindia + form.] (Zo[ o]l.) Resembling the genus Lindia; said of certain apodous insect larv[ae]. [See Illust. under {Larva}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gegeneophis fulleri —   Gegeneophis fulleri Estado de conservación Datos insuficientes …   Wikipedia Español

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