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Definition of C cornuta

C cornuta
Puff Puff (p[u^]f), n. [Akin to G. & Sw. puff a blow, Dan. puf, D. pof; of imitative origin. Cf. Buffet.] 1. A sudden and single emission of breath from the mouth; hence, any sudden or short blast of wind; a slight gust; a whiff. `` To every puff of wind a slave.' --Flatman. 2. Anything light and filled with air. Specifically: (a) A puffball. (b) a kind of light pastry. (c) A utensil of the toilet for dusting the skin or hair with powder. 3. An exaggerated or empty expression of praise, especially one in a public journal. Puff adder. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Any South African viper belonging to Clotho and allied genera. They are exceedingly venomous, and have the power of greatly distending their bodies when irritated. The common puff adder (Vipera, or Clotho arietans) is the largest species, becoming over four feet long. The plumed puff adder (C. cornuta) has a plumelike appendage over each eye. (b) A North American harmless snake (Heterodon platyrrhinos) which has the power of puffing up its body. Called also hog-nose snake, flathead, spreading adder, and blowing adder. Puff bird (Zo["o]l.), any bird of the genus Bucco, or family Bucconid[ae]. They are small birds, usually with dull-colored and loose plumage, and have twelve tail feathers. See Barbet (b) .

Meaning of C cornuta from wikipedia

- jays and rodents such as red squirrels and least chipmunks. Although C. cornuta is somewhat shade tolerant, it is more common in forests with fairly open...
- Squamata Suborder: Iguania Family: Iguanidae Genus: Cyclura Species: Ccornuta Binomial name Cyclura cornuta (Bonnaterre, 1789) Subspecies C. c. onchiopsis...
- ornata and C. cornuta are the most po****r species, along with the "fantasy frog", a captive-produced hybrid between C. cranwelli and C. cornuta. These frogs...
- Amblyopsidae species have vestigial eyes, the swampfish has functional eyes. C. cornuta feeds mostly at night, on small crustaceans and aquatic insects. It spawns...
- Schwartz and Richard Thomas officially recl****ified it as a subspecies of C. cornuta 90 years later, based on the writings of Thomas Barbour and Robert Mertens...
- Chordata Cl****: Amphibia Order: Anura Family: Ceratophryidae Genus: Ceratophrys Species: Ccornuta Binomial name Ceratophrys cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)...
- Squamata Suborder: Iguania Family: Iguanidae Genus: Cyclura Species: Ccornuta Subspecies: C. c. stejnegeri Trinomial name Cyclura cornuta stejnegeri...
- by the tubular involucre. This feature is shared by the beaked hazel C. cornuta of North America, and the Asian beaked hazel C. sieboldiana of eastern...
- Aves Order: P****eriformes Family: Pipridae Genus: Ceratopipra Species: Ccornuta Binomial name Ceratopipra cornuta Spix, 1825 Synonyms Dixiphia cornuta...
- not have the "horns" that are characteristic of the nominate race, B. c. cornuta, although it does have prominent bumps over the eyes. The coloration is...
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