Definition of Chelone. Meaning of Chelone. Synonyms of Chelone

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Definition of Chelone

Chelone
Chelone Che*lo"ne, n. [Gr. chelw`nh a tortoise. So named from shape of the upper lip of the corolla.] (Bot.) A genus of hardy perennial flowering plants, of the order Scrophulariace[ae], natives of North America; -- called also snakehead, turtlehead, shellflower, etc.

Meaning of Chelone from wikipedia

- Chelone is a genus of four species of perennial herbaceous plants native to eastern North America. They all have similarly shaped flowers (which led to...
- Chelone obliqua, the pink turtlehead, red turtlehead, or rose turtlehead, is a perennial flowering plant belonging to the family Plantaginaceae. This...
- Synpalamides chelone is a moth of the Castniidae family. It is known from Mexico....
- Chelone may refer to: Chelone (plant), commonly known as turtleheads Chelone (Gr**** mythology) Chelone formation, Gr**** term for Testudo formation Chelone...
- Chelone glabra, or white turtlehead, is a herbaceous species of plant native to North America. Its native range extends from Georgia to Newfoundland and...
- him prophecy instead. At the marriage of Zeus and Hera, a nymph named Chelone was disrespectful or refused to attend the wedding. Zeus thus, turned her...
- his commentary on Virgil's Aeneid. There it is a mountain nymph called Chelone (Χελώνη, the Gr**** for tortoise) who did not deign to be present at the...
- Lacépède, 1788 Testudo marina Wilhelm, 1794 Testudo tuberculata Pennant, 1801 Chelone coriacea Brongniart, 1805 Chelonia coriacea Oppel, 1811 Testudo lutaria...
- Dibolia chelones is a species of flea beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in North America. "Dibolia chelones Report". Integrated Taxonomic...
- 1858 Chelone macropus — Strauch, 1862 Chelone maculosa — Strauch, 1862 Chelone marmorata — Strauch, 1862 Chelone virgata — Strauch, 1862 Chelone viridis...
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