Definition of Tarantulae. Meaning of Tarantulae. Synonyms of Tarantulae

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Definition of Tarantulae

Tarantulae
Tarantula Ta*ran"tu*la, n.; pl. E. Tarantulas, L. Tarantul[ae]. [NL., fr. It. tarantola, fr. L. Tarentum, now Taranto, in the south of Italy.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of large spiders, popularly supposed to be very venomous, especially the European species (Tarantula apuli[ae]). The tarantulas of Texas and adjacent countries are large species of Mygale. [Written also tarentula.] Tarantula killer, a very large wasp (Pompilus formosus), which captures the Texan tarantula (Mygale Hentzii) and places it in its nest as food for its young, after paralyzing it by a sting.

Meaning of Tarantulae from wikipedia

- Tarantulas comprise a group of large and often ″hairy″ spiders of the family Theraphosidae (technically, spiders possess setae, not true hairs). Currently...
- Antidotum tarantulae, a curative musical score from Athanasius Kircher (c. 1660)...
- Landi: Homo fugi velut umbra... Alpha (2002) La Tarantella: Antidotum Tarantulae - with Lucilla Galeazzi and Marco Beasley. Alpha (2002) All'Improvviso...
- identified the specimen as a mygalomorph spider (the group that includes tarantulae) based on the shape of the carapace, the 15-millimetre (0.59 in) wide...
- Dorr & E.G.H.Oliv. Erica symonsii L.Bolus Erica syngenesia Compton Erica tarantulae E.G.H.Oliv. Erica taxifolia Dryand. Erica taylorii E.G.H.Oliv. Erica tegulifolia...
- Albini. Among his writings are: De corpusculis sanguine contentis De Tarantulae mira vi De sacro Freisenwaldensium fonte Schmid, Magnus (1953). "Albinus...
- Galeazzi (with D. Polizzotto and S. Scatozza) 2011 La Tarantella / Antidotum Tarantulae (with L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar and Marco Beasley) 2012 Il Natale...
- Erica straussiana Gilg, present Erica syngenesia Compton, endemic Erica tarantulae E.G.H.Oliv. indigenous Erica taxifolia Aiton, endemic Erica taylorii E...
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