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Definition of marsupium
marsupiumPecten Pec"ten, n. [L. pecten, -inis, a comb, a kind of
shellfish. See Pectinate.]
(a) A vascular pigmented membrane projecting into the
vitreous humor within the globe of the eye in birds,
and in many reptiles and fishes; -- also called
(b) The pubic bone.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of bivalve mollusks of the genus
Pecten, and numerous allied genera (family
Pectinid[ae]); a scallop. See Scallop.
3. (Zo["o]l.) The comb of a scorpion. See Comb, 4
(b) . MarsupiumMarsupium Mar*su"pi*um, n.; pl. Marsupia. [L., a pouch],
(Anat. & Zo["o]l.)
(a) The pouch, formed by a fold of the skin of the abdomen,
in which marsupials carry their young; also, a pouch for
similar use in other animals, as certain Crustacea.
(b) The pecten in the eye of birds and reptiles. See
Meaning of marsupium from wikipedia
- Pterocarpus marsupium
, also known
kino tree, or vijayasar, is a medium
to large, deciduous
tree that can grow up to 30 m (98 ft)...
is the Latin
word for a (brood) pouch
in several animal
(marsupial), in marsupials Brood pouch
(Peracarida), in peracarid
and like other
peracarids, females carry fertilised
eggs in their marsupium
, through which
they provide developing embryos
with water, oxygen
name opossum shrimps stems
from the presence
of a brood pouch
" in females. The fact that the larvae
in this pouch
- Pterocarpus trees Pterocarpus
kino tree Pterocarpus marsupium
kino tree or Malabar
kino People: Eusebio
Kino (1644–1711), Jesuit...
- one in North
of Mexico. The word marsupial comes
, the technical
term for the abdominal
pouch. It, in turn, is borrowed...
- Cyclopia, better known
by the common
name Honeybush, or Heuningbos
in Afrikaans, is a genus
of some 20 species
of flowering plants
in the legume
- They reproduce
eggs. Mature females develop
a pouch known
as a marsupium
the eggs are stored until
- The marsupium
pouch, is a characteristic feature
of Peracarida, including
Amphipoda, Isopoda, Cladocera, and ****acea. It is an egg...
- reproductive system
****, a divided uterus
and a marsupium
is her pouch. The average estrous cycle
of the opossum
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