Definition of Squillas. Meaning of Squillas. Synonyms of Squillas

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Definition of Squillas

Squillas
Squilla Squil"la, n.; pl. E. Squillas, L. Squill[ae]. [L., a sea onion, also, a prawn or shrimp. See Squill.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous stomapod crustaceans of the genus Squilla and allied genera. They make burrows in mud or beneath stones on the seashore. Called also mantis shrimp. See Illust. under Stomapoda.
Squilla
Squilla Squil"la, n.; pl. E. Squillas, L. Squill[ae]. [L., a sea onion, also, a prawn or shrimp. See Squill.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous stomapod crustaceans of the genus Squilla and allied genera. They make burrows in mud or beneath stones on the seashore. Called also mantis shrimp. See Illust. under Stomapoda.

Meaning of Squillas from wikipedia

- Schmitt, 1940 Squilla brasiliensis Calman, 1917 Squilla cadenati Manning, 1970 Squilla caribaea Manning, 1969 Squilla chydaea Manning, 1962 Squilla deceptrix...
- Squilla mantis is a species of mantis shrimp found in shallow coastal areas of the Mediterranean Sea and the Eastern Atlantic Ocean: it is also known...
- Mark F. Squilla is a Democratic politician and member of the City Council of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Squilla is active in Philadelphia Democratic politics...
- Pseudosquilla ciliata (Fabricius, 1787)  Synonyms Squilla ciliata Fabricius, 1787 Squilla quadrispinosa Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842 Squilla stylifera Lamarck, 1818...
- Squilla empusa is a species of mantis shrimp found in coastal areas of the western Atlantic Ocean. It excavates and occupies a burrow in soft sediment...
- Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Squilla and Vetus (or, less frequently, year 903 Ab urbe condita). The denomination...
- At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Rufus and Squilla (or, less frequently, year 880 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 127 for...
- Family: Squillidae Genus: Oratosquilla Species: O. oratoria Binomial name Oratosquilla oratoria (De Haan, 1844) Synonyms  Squilla oratoria De Haan, 1844...
- Squilla mantis, a species of mantis shrimp...
- Cancer squilla in his Systema Naturae (1758, 1761). As more genera were split from Linnaeus' Cancer, this species became known as Leander squilla, while...
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