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Definition of M alpestris
M alpestrisTriton Tri"ton, n. [L., fr. Gr.?.] (Gr. Myth.)
A fabled sea demigod, the son of Neptune and Amphitrite, and
the trumpeter of Neptune. He is represented by poets and
painters as having the upper part of his body like that of a
man, and the lower part like that of a fish. He often has a
trumpet made of a shell.
Have sight of Proteus rising from the sea, Or hear old
Triton blow his wreathed horn. --Wordsworth.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of many species of marine gastropods
belonging to Triton and allied genera, having a stout
spiral shell, often handsomely colored and ornamented with
prominent varices. Some of the species are among the
largest of all gastropods. Called also trumpet shell,
and sea trumpet.
3. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of aquatic
salamanders. The common European species are
Hemisalamandra cristata, Molge palmata, and M.
alpestris, a red-bellied species common in Switzerland.
The most common species of the United States is
Diemyctylus viridescens. See Illust. under Salamander.
Meaning of M alpestris from wikipedia
- Myosotis alpestris
forget-me-not is a herbaceous perennial plant
in the flowering plant family
Boraginaceae. The alpine
forget-me-not is the...
- The horned
lark (Eremophila alpestris
the s**** lark in Europe, is a species
of lark in the family Alaudidae found across
- by Austrian zoologist
Laurenti, as Triton alpestris
, from the Ötscher mountain
in the Austrian
Alps (alpestris meaning
"alpine" in Latin). He used that...
- Vertigo alpestris
is a species
of minute, air-breathing land snail, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs
in the family
- Perrottetia alpestris
is a subspecies
of Perrottetia alpestris
. It is a plant
in the family
- in deciduous
in the mountains
(up to 2000 m
). . Calocoris alpestris
of 9–11 millimetres
(0.35–0.43 in). These
- Somatochlora alpestris
, or the alpine
emerald, is a species
from the family
Corduliidae. It is found
- England. Similar names
in many languages. Myosotis alpestris
is the official flower
and Dalsland, Sweden. Plants
of the genus...
as a distinct
species, it takes
the name Alpine spruce
(Brügger) Stein). As with Siberian
spruce, it hybridises extensively
- form. B. m
is a subspecies present
in the Alps and the Balkans. B. m
. rondoui lives
in the Cantabrian Mountains
and the Pyrenees. B. m
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