Definition of Scutella. Meaning of Scutella. Synonyms of Scutella

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Definition of Scutella

Scutella
Scutella Scu*tel"la, n. pl. See Scutellum.
Scutella
Scutella Scu*tel"la, n.; pl. Scutelle. [NL., fem. dim. of L. scutum.] (Zo["o]l.) See Scutellum, n., 2.
Scutella
Scutellum Scu*tel"lum, n.; pl. Scutella. [NL., neut. dim. of L. scutum a shield.] 1. (Bot.) A rounded apothecium having an elevated rim formed of the proper thallus, the fructification of certain lichens. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The third of the four pieces forming the upper part of a thoracic segment of an insect. It follows the scutum, and is followed by the small postscutellum; a scutella. See Thorax. (b) One of the transverse scales on the tarsi and toes of birds; a scutella.

Meaning of Scutella from wikipedia

- Scutellum (botany), a term used in the morphology of gr****es Scutellum (trilobite), a genus of trilobites Scutella (genus), a prehistoric echinoid genus...
- Scutella is an extinct genus of sand dollars (flat sea urchins) in the family Scutellidae. These slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivores lived from the...
- Compsolechia scutella is a moth of the family Gelechiidae. It was described by Zeller in 1877. It is found in the Neotropical realm. funet.fi...
- Sigillaria is a genus of extinct, spore-bearing, arborescent (tree-like) plants. It was a lycopodiophyte, and is related to the lycopsids, or club-mosses...
- barley and rice seed—the modified seed leaf. The scutellum (from the Latin scutella meaning "small shield") can also refer to the equivalence of a thin cotyledon...
- known commonly as skullcaps. The generic name is derived from the Latin scutella, meaning "a small dish, tray or platter", or "little dish", referring to...
- "escuelerie" (pronounced squillerye < equivalent to escuele -dish (< L scutella, dim. of scutra pan) + rie -ry. Becky in the 1905 children's novel A Little...
- Hélinand of Froidmont described a grail as a "wide and deep saucer" (scutella lata et aliquantulum profunda); other authors had their own ideas. Robert...
- Amblychilepas) scutellum, Pilsbry, 1890: Fissurellidaea scutella, Turton, 1932; Amblychilepas scutella, Barnard, 1963; Amblychilepas scutellum, Kensley, 1973;...
- bronze-colored. They show red-orange to cream markings at the tip of their scutella. The connexium usually has dark brown, reddish, and light blue bands. The...
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