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Laelaps
Laelaps L[ae]"laps, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a dark, furious storm.] (Paleon.) A genus of huge, carnivorous, dinosaurian reptiles from the Cretaceous formation of the United States. They had very large hind legs and tail, and are supposed to have been bipedal. Some of the species were about eighteen feet high.

Meaning of Laelaps from wikipedia

- into the stars as the constellations Canis Major (Laelaps) and Canis Minor (the Teumessian fox). "Laelaps in the Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary". Apollodorus...
- Laelaps may refer to: Laelaps (mythology), a Gr**** mythological dog Laelaps (mite), a mite genus Laelaps (dinosaur), or Dryptosaurus, a dinosaur genus...
- time and numerous theropod species were ****igned to it (often as Lælaps or Laelaps), only to be later reclassified. The genus name Dryptosaurus means...
- synonyms of G. libratus and/or D. horridus include Laelaps falculus, Laelaps hazeni****, Laelaps incr****atus, and Dryptosaurus kenabekides. Several tyrannosaurid...
- Laelaps manguinhosi is a species of parasitic mite in the family Laelapidae. In the United States, it has been found on the marsh rice rat (Oryzomys palustris)...
- Laelaps is a genus of common parasitic mites in the family Laelapidae. Species, with their hosts, include: Laelaps a****inata – Oecomys Laelaps agilis –...
- Dromaeosaurus (/ˌdroʊmiəˈsɔːrəs, -mi.oʊ-/; lit. 'running lizard') is a genus of dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur that lived during the Late Cretaceous period...
- He discovered a supposedly perfect solution by using the magical dog Laelaps, who was destined to catch everything it chased, to catch the Teumessian...
- Originally Laelaps explanatus Deinodon falculus Cope 1876 Osborn 1902 Reclassified as Dromaeosaurus falculus nomen dubium Originally Laelaps falculus Deinodon...
- best-known pieces for the American Museum of Natural History is 1897's Leaping Laelaps, which was one of the few pre-1960s images to present dinosaurs as active...