Definition of Genus doliolum
1. Noun. Type genus of the Doliolidae.
Group relationships: Doliolidae, Family Doliolidae
Member holonyms: Doliolum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Doliolum
Literary usage of Genus doliolum
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1. The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley, Michael Foster (1898)
"Now in the genus Doliolum (88)1 this epipharyngeal band has attained a much greater development (though the mouth still remains at the upper part of the ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1908)
"... and a " Monograph of the genus doliolum." His studies on the development of mollusks led him to an examination of the life history and habits of the ..."
3. Library of Natural History by Richard Lydekker (1901)
"and is typically represented by the genus Doliolum. The life history is complicated by polymorphism; the tailed larva developing into a sexless form, ..."
4. Zoology for Students and General Readers by Alpheus Spring Packard (1879)
"This relation of the anatomical systems is most clearly shown in the genus Doliolum, and we have here a slight approach to the sym- ..."
5. Zoology for High Schools and Colleges by Alpheus Spring Packard (1881)
"This relation of the anatomical systems is most clearly shown in the genus Doliolum, and we have here a slight approach to the syra- ..."
6. Anatomical Names: Especially the Basle Nomina Anatomica ("BNA") by Albert Chauncey Eycleshymer, Daniel Martin Schoemaker, Roy Lee Moodie, Wilhelm His (1917)
"... The Embryology and Metamorphosis of the Macroura, Monograph of the Genus Doliolum, The Oyster, Handbook of Invertebrate Zoology, The Laïus of Heredity, ..."
7. A Manual of the Anatomy of Invertebrated Animals by Thomas Henry Huxley (1888)
"In the pelagic genus Doliolum" the cycle of life of the species is represented by distinct sexual and sexless forms. The egg produced by the sexual form ..."