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  • 181 Toxorhynchites — Toxorhynchites …

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  • 182 Probóscide — (Del lat. proboscis, idis < gr. proboskis, hocico.) ► sustantivo femenino ZOOLOGÍA Prolongación tubular de la nariz o de la boca de algunos animales, en especial de algunos insectos y del elefante. * * * probóscide (del lat. «proboscis, ĭdis» …

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  • 183 PROBOSCIDIENS — C’est à leur appendice nasal, développé en trompe ou proboscis , que les Proboscidiens doivent leur nom. Avec une hauteur maximale au garrot de 3,90 m et un poids excédant rarement 6 tonnes, les éléphants sont bien les plus gros animaux… …

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  • 184 proboscide — ⇒PROBOSCIDE, subst. fém. A. HIST. NAT., vx. Trompe d éléphant et de certains insectes. La séparation des genres est basée sur les rapports qui existent entre la longueur des palpes et celle de la trompe ou proboscide (RIEUX, VINCENT ds Nouv.… …

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  • 185 snout — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. nose, nostrils, muzzle, beak, bill, trunk. See convexity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. muzzle, proboscis, nozzle; see nose 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. nose, muzzle, nozzle, beak, trunk, proboscis …

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  • 186 proboscidean — /proʊbəˈsɪdiən/ (say prohbuh sideeuhn) adjective 1. relating to or resembling a proboscis. 2. having a proboscis. 3. belonging or relating to the Proboscidea, the order of mammals that consists of the elephants and their extinct allies. Also,… …

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  • 187 glossina — noun bloodsucking African fly; transmits sleeping sickness etc. • Syn: ↑tsetse fly, ↑tsetse, ↑tzetze fly, ↑tzetze • Hypernyms: ↑fly • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Glossina …

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  • 188 Nasalis — noun proboscis monkeys • Syn: ↑genus Nasalis • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cercopithecidae, ↑family Cercopithecidae * * * nāˈz]alə̇s, ˈs], ]āl , ]äl noun …

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  • 189 proboscidean — adj. & n. (also proboscidian) adj. 1 having a proboscis. 2 of or like a proboscis. 3 of the mammalian order Proboscidea, including elephants and their extinct allies. n. a mammal of this order. Etymology: mod.L Proboscidea (as PROBOSCIS) …

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  • 190 Lepidoptera — Lep i*dop te*ra ( d[o^]p t[ e]*r[.a]), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. lepi s i dos, a scale + ptero n a feather, wing.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of insects, which includes the butterflies and moths. They have broad wings, covered with minute overlapping scales …

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  • 191 nemertine — emertine n. Any of an order ({Nemertina}) of soft unsegmented marine worms having an eversible threadlike proboscis and the ability to stretch and contract. Syn: ribbon worm, nemertean, proboscis worm. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 192 Proboscidate — Pro*bos ci*date, a. [See {Proboscis}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having a proboscis; proboscidial. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 193 Proboscidifera — Pro*bos ci*dif e*ra, n. pl. [NL. See {Proboscis}, and { ferous}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) An extensive division of pectinibranchiate gastropods, including those that have a long retractile proboscis, with the mouth at the end, as the cones,… …

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  • 194 Promuscis — Pro*mus cis, n. [L., corruption of proboscis.] (Zo[ o]l.) The proboscis of hemipterous insects. See Illust. under {Hemiptera}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 195 trunk — noun Etymology: Middle English trunke Anglo French trunc, trunke, from Latin truncus trunk, torso Date: 15th century 1. a. the main stem of a tree apart from limbs and roots called also bole b. (1) the human or animal body apart from the head and …

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  • 196 Echiura — Taxobox | name = Echiura image caption = Bonellia viridis , female regnum = Animalia subregnum = Metazoa superphylum = Lophotrochozoa phylum = Annelida classis = Echiura classis authority = Newby, 1940 [ [http://onlinezoologists.com/cs/echiura… …

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  • 198 Cone snail — Taxobox name = Cone snails image width = 250px image caption = Geography cone, Conus geographus regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Gastropoda subclassis = Orthogastropoda superordo = Caenogastropoda ordo = Sorbeoconcha subordo =… …

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  • 199 Bumblebee — Taxobox name = Bombus image width = 200px image caption = male Bombus terrestris robbing nectar regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera familia = Apidae subfamilia = Apinae tribus = Bombini genus = Bombus genus… …

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  • 200 Macroglossum stellatarum — Taxobox name = Hummingbird Hawk moth image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Lepidoptera familia = Sphingidae genus = Macroglossum species = M. stellatarum binomial = Macroglossum stellatarum binomial… …

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