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Definition of C virgata
C virgata 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of the numerous species of Testudinata,
especially a sea turtle, or chelonian.
Note: In the United States the land and fresh-water tortoises
are also called turtles.
2. (Printing) The curved plate in which the form is held in a
type-revolving cylinder press.
Alligator turtle, Box turtle, etc. See under Alligator,
green turtle (Zo["o]l.), a marine turtle of the genus
Chelonia, having usually a smooth greenish or
olive-colored shell. It is highly valued for the delicacy
of its flesh, which is used especially for turtle soup.
Two distinct species or varieties are known; one of which
(Chelonia Midas) inhabits the warm part of the Atlantic
Ocean, and sometimes weighs eight hundred pounds or more;
the other (C. virgata) inhabits the Pacific Ocean. Both
species are similar in habits and feed principally on
seaweed and other marine plants, especially the turtle
Turtle cowrie (Zo["o]l.), a large, handsome cowrie
(Cypr[ae]a testudinaria); the turtle-shell; so called
because of its fancied resemblance to a tortoise in color
Turtle grass (Bot.), a marine plant (Thalassia
testudinum) with grasslike leaves, common about the West
Turtle shell, tortoise shell. See under Tortoise.
Meaning of C virgata from wikipedia
- The surfbird
) is a small stocky wader
in the family
Scolopacidae. It was once considered
to be allied
to the turnstones, and placed...
- Chloris virgata
is a species
of gr**** known
by the common names feather
Rhodes-gr**** and feather
windmillgr****. It is native
- Cominella virgata brookesi
Powell, 1952 was formerly
recognized, but the taxon
to be genetically indistinguishable
. virgata virgata
- Centaurea virgata
is a species
of Centaurea. It is native
Asia. The subspecies C
- Chrysolina virgata
is a species
of leaf beetle
in the genus
Chrysolina. The genus Chrysolina currently contains
39 subgenera. C
- Cernuella virgata
, also known
as Helicella virgata
name, the "vineyard snail", is a species
of small, air-breathing land snail, a pulmonate
- Euphorbia virgata
, commonly known
spurge, wolf's milk leafy
spurge, or wolf's milk is a species
of spurge native
and Asia, and naturalized...
- the following: C
. canniformis, renamed Donax canniformis C
. azurea, renamed Halopegia azurea C
. blumei, renamed Halopegia blumei C
- Allotropa virgata
is in the family Ericaceae
(Heath Family) and is the only species
of the genus
Allotropa. It is a perennial plant
that gets its common...
is found throughout
the United States
and has caused significant economic
impacts. E. virgata
is best distinguished...
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