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Definition of Melaena

Melaena
Melaena Me*l[ae]"na, n. [NL., fr. Gr. me`las, m., me`laina, f., black.] (Med.) A discharge from the bowels of black matter, consisting of altered blood.

Meaning of Melaena from wikipedia

- Melena or melæna refers to the dark black, tarry **** that are ****ociated with upper gastrointestinal bleeding. The black color and characteristic strong...
- melas". However, this scientific name was changed later to "Globicephala melaena". Then in 1986, the specific name for this species was reverted to its...
- Afrojavanica melaena is a moth in the family Erebidae. It was described by George Hampson in 1901. It is found on Java. Savela, Markku. "Afrojavanica melaena (Hampson...
- melaena) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is found in Eritrea and Ethiopia. BirdLife International (2012). "Myrmecocichla melaena"...
- Mordella melaena is a species of beetle in the Mordella genus that is in the Mordellidae family, which is a part of the Tenebrionoidea superfamily. It...
- Lytta melaena is a species of blister beetle in the family Meloidae. It is found in North America. "Lytta melaena Species Information". BugGuide.net....
- Faroe Islands. Best known are the long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melaena), which are still hunted by the islanders in accordance with longstanding...
- melas Walker, 1854 Syntomis vitreata Herrich-Schäffer, [1855] Syntomis andersoni Moore, 1871 Syntomis oenone Butler, 1876 Syntomis melaena Hampson, 1898...
- Tuxentius melaena, the black pie or dark pied Pierrot, is a butterfly of the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Africa. The wingspan is 19–24 mm for males...
- The buff-bellied mannikin (Lonchura melaena), also known as the sooty munia or Bismarck munia, is a species of estrildid finch found in New Britain and...
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