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Definition of Amplectant

Amplectant
Amplectant Am*plec"tant, a. [L. amplecti to embrace.] (Bot.) Clasping a support; as, amplectant tendrils. --Gray.

Meaning of Amplectant from wikipedia

- Amplectant pair of Limulus polyphemus. The male is the smaller individual....
- as many as ten to one, a situation that often led bachelors to attack amplectant pairs and form what has been described as a "writhing m****es of toad balls"...
- Cochranella mache Top: An amplectant pair. Bottom: A calling male. Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1) Scientific cl****ification Kingdom: Animalia...
- used her hind legs to mix the eggs with the substrate soil. Then the amplectant pair emerge from the leaf and depart. Motile larvae emerge from the jelly...
- small clumps and fixed to submerged plants. The total clutch size of four amplectant pairs was 70 to 189 eggs. The egg diameter is 2.5–3.0 mm (0.10–0.12 in)...
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