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Adipicola pelagica

Adipicola pelagica is a species of saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mytilidae, the mussels. It is a deepwater species and is found attached to the bones and tissues of whales that have died and sunk to the seabed, and someti ...

Amphiura chiajei

Amphiura chiajei is a species of brittle star belonging to the family Amphiuridae. It is found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean and adjoining seas to a depth of 1.000 metres. It digs itself into the soft sediment of the seabed and raises its ar ...

Bougainvillia britannica

The polyp grows singly from a stolon or has a few branches. It has long pedicels and medusa buds develop in clusters on branched stalks. The young medusae have very narrow subumbrellas. The medusa has thick jelly and no peduncle. The four oral te ...

Cancellariidae

Cancellariidae, common name the nutmeg snails or nutmeg shells, are a family of small to medium-large sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the clade Neogastropoda. Some of the shells of the species in this family resemble a nutmeg seed. Cance ...

Cerithiopsis

This genus occurs in the Caribbean Sea including Cuba, in the Atlantic Ocean including the Cape Verde islands and Angola and in the Indian Ocean including the Aldabra Atoll.

Diaphoreolis viridis

This species was described from Ballaugh, Isle of Man in the Irish Sea. It has been reported from the NE Atlantic, from Greenland and Iceland south to Roscoff, France.

Doto fragilis

Doto fragilis is a species of sea slug, a Dendronotid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Dotidae. Subspecies Doto fragilis umia Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1969: synonym of Doto chica Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1960 Doto fragilis nip ...

Kelletia kelletii

Kelletia kelletii, common name Kellets whelk, is a species of large sea snail, a whelk, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Buccinidae, the true whelks. Kelletia kelletii is a large scavenger and predatory sea snail commonly found in subtida ...

Luidia

Luidia is a genus of starfish in the family Luidiidae in which it is the only genus. Species of the family have a cosmopolitan distribution.

Molgula oculata

Molgula oculata, commonly known as the sea grape, is a species of solitary tunicate in the family Molgulidae. It is native to the north eastern Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea. The specific name oculata means "having eyes"; the species has orifi ...

Tegula gallina

The shell of T. gallina is typically 3 ⁄ 4 to 1 5 ⁄ 8 in 1.9 to 4.1 cm high and wide, though it may be slightly higher than wide. The imperforate, heavy, solid, thick shell has a conoidal shape and is elevated. Its colors show alternating whitish ...

Trinchesia foliata

This species was described from Orkney, Scotland. It has been reported from the NE Atlantic, from the Faeroes and Norway south to Portugal, and in the Mediterranean Sea.

Xerarionta kellettii

Xerarionta kelletii, common name the Catalina cactus snail, is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Helminthoglyptidae.

Plagiogeneion

Plagiogeneion is a genus of fish in the family Emmelichthyidae, the rovers. Members of this genus are native to the southeastern Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans.

Azelinini

The Azelinini are a tribe of geometer moths in the subfamily Ennominae, with many species in the Southern Hemisphere, particularly in South America. Several species are found in North America as well. These stocky geometer moths seem to be closel ...

Erynnis baptisiae

Erynnis baptisiae, the wild indigo duskywing, is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is found in North America from southern New England and southern Ontario west to central Nebraska, south to Georgia, the Gulf Coast, and south-central Texa ...

Hyalenna

Hyalenna is a genus of clearwing butterflies described by William Trowbridge Merrifield Forbes in 1942. They are in the brush-footed butterfly family, Nymphalidae.

Schistonoea

Schistonoeidae is a monotypic moth family, described by Ronald W. Hodges in 1998, in the superfamily Gelechioidea. It contains one monotypic genus, Schistonoea, described by William Trowbridge Merrifield Forbes in 1931. Its one species, Schistono ...

Dolichoderinae

Dolichoderinae is a subfamily of ants, which includes species such as the Argentine ant, the erratic ant, the odorous house ant, and the cone ant. The subfamily presents a great diversity of species throughout the world, distributed in different ...

Solenopsidini

Oxyepoecus Santschi, 1926 Dolopomyrmex Cover & Deyrup, 2007 Tropidomyrmex Silva, Feitosa, Brandão & Diniz, 2009 Kempfidris Fernandez, Feitosa & Lattke, 2014 Adelomyrmex Emery, 1897 Bariamyrma Lattke, 1990 Bondroitia Forel, 1911 Tyrannomyrmex Fern ...

Abudefduf

Abudefduf also known as the sergeant-majors is a genus of fish in the family Pomacentridae. The name is from Arabic abu, "the one with"; and def, "side", and the intensive plural ending -duf. The name thus means "the one with prominent sides".

Acanthopagrus berda

Acanthopagrus berda, the goldsilk seabream, sly bream or picnic seabream, among other names, is a marine fish in the family Sparidae native to the Indian Ocean. Feeding activity intensifies in the summer and is related to temperature and the maxi ...

Acanthurus

Acanthurus is a genus of fish in the family Acanthuridae found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. They are found in tropical oceans, especially near coral reefs, with most species in the Indo-Pacific but a few are found in the Atlantic Oc ...

Aerva

Aerva is a genus of plant in family Amaranthaceae. Its species are native to the palaeotropics, throughout continental Africa, Madagascar and smaller islands, through parts of the Middle East, India, and southeast Asia. Aerva javanica Schult. is ...

Avicennia

Avicennia is a genus of flowering plants currently placed in the bears breeches family, Acanthaceae. It contains mangrove trees, which occur in the intertidal zones of estuarine areas and are characterized by its "pencil roots" which are aerial r ...

Avicennia spicata

Avicennia marina, commonly known as grey mangrove or white mangrove, is a species of mangrove tree classified in the plant family Acanthaceae. As with other mangroves, it occurs in the intertidal zones of estuarine areas.

Blepharis edulis

Blepharis edulis is a species of plant in the family Acanthaceae. It is found in India, Pakistan and Iran as well as Egypt. It is a small plant, covered in soft, grey hairs. It has many serrated leaves, that have prickles attached to them. The fl ...

Threadfin butterflyfish

Chaetodon auriga is found in the Indo-Pacific region, from the Red Sea and eastern Africa south to Mossel Bay, South Africa to the Hawaiian, Marquesas and Ducie islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe Island and Rapa Iti, at depths o ...

Cheilio inermis

The cigar wrasse, Cheilio inermis, is a species of wrasse native to the Indo-Pacific. It is mainly found on tropical reefs at depths to 30 m in the Indo-Pacific region, Red Sea included. They inhabit seagrass beds and algae-covered flats, occasio ...

Eremina desertorum

Eremina desertorum is a species of land snails in the genus Eremina. A specimen from Egypt, in the British Museum, and thought to be dead, was glued to an index card in March 1846. However, in March 1850, it was nevertheless found to be alive. Th ...

Eriphia verrucosa

Eriphia verrucosa, sometimes called the warty crab or yellow crab, is a species of crab found in the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea and eastern Atlantic Ocean from Brittany to Mauritania and the Azores. Individual crabs have been caught as far nort ...

Ficus vasta

Ficus vasta is a large tree, with a massive trunk, and spreading branches whose tips form an inverted bowl up to 50m in diameter. It reaches a height of 25m. The trunk is smooth and grey, and is commonly buttressed. The bark is smooth and grey, e ...

Gnathanodon speciosus

The golden trevally, also known as the golden kingfish, banded trevally and king trevally, is a species of large marine fish classified in the jack and horse mackerel family Carangidae, and the only member of the monospecific genus Gnathanodon. T ...

Maerua

Maerua is a genus of plants in the family Capparaceae, with its centre of diversity in Africa, though some species extend their range as far north as the Levant, and as far east as the Indian subcontinent. Among its species: Maerua racemulosa Gil ...

Pergularia daemia

Pergularia daemia, the trellis-vine, is a hispid, perennial vine in the family Apocynaceae, with an extensive range in the Old World tropics and subtropics. It has been used traditionally to treat a number of ailments.

Plantago ovata

Plantago ovata, known by many common names including blond plantain, desert Indianwheat, blond psyllium, and ispaghul, is a medicinal plant native to Western and Southern Asia. The plant can be found growing wild in the southwestern United States ...

Pomadasys stridens

Pomadasys stridens, the striped piggy or lined piggy, is a grunt from the western Indian Ocean, it is one of a group of Indo-Pacific marine species which have colonised the Mediterranean Sea through the Suez Canal from the Red Sea, a process know ...

Siganus

Template:Fish also known rabbitfish Rabbitfishes or spinefoots are perciform fishes in the family Siganidae. The 29 species are in a single genus, Siganus. In some now obsolete classifications, the species having prominent face stripes - colloqui ...

Rhinecanthus assasi

Rhinecanthus assasi, commonly known as the Assasi triggerfish or Arabian picassofish, is a species of fish in the family Balistidae, the triggerfishes.

Scarus

Scarus is a genus of parrotfishes. With 52 currently recognised extant species, it is by far the largest genus in this group. The vast majority are found at reefs in the Indo-Pacific, but a small number of species are found in the warmer parts of ...

Scarus ghobban

Scarus ghobban, also known as the blue-barred parrotfish, blue trim parrotfish, cream parrotfish, globe-headed parrotfish, green blotched parrotfish, yellow scale parrotfish, and bluechin parrotfish, is a species of marine ray-finned fish in the ...

Sehima

Sehima is a genus of Asian and African plants in the grass family. The generic name is derived from the Arabic سحيم sæhīm black, local name of the type species in its native Yemen. Species Sehima sulcatum Hack. A.Camus - Myanmar, Tamil Nadu, Madh ...

Neoniphon sammara

Neoniphon sammara, the sammara squirrelfish, also known as the blood-spot squirrelfish, slender squirrelfish, spotfin squirrelfish, armed squirrel-fish or javelin squirrelfish, is a species squirrelfish found in the Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean ...

Suaeda

Suaeda is a genus of plants also known as seepweeds and sea-blites. Most species are confined to saline or alkaline soil habitats, such as coastal salt-flats and tidal wetlands. Many species have thick, succulent leaves, a characteristic seen in ...

Paraceratherium

Paraceratherium is an extinct genus of hornless rhinoceros. It is one of the largest terrestrial mammals that has existed and lived from the early to late Oligocene epoch. Its remains have been found across Eurasia between China and the Balkans. ...

Agrothereutes

Agrothereutes ramellaris Agrothereutes leucorhaeus Agrothereutes cimbcivorus Agrothereutes adustus Agrothereutes pallipennis Agrothereutes neodiprionis Agrothereutes macroincubitor Agrothereutes pygmaeus Agrothereutes grandis Agrothereutes algeri ...

Campodorus

Campodorus variegatus Campodorus aemulus Campodorus genator Campodorus epachthoides Campodorus atripes Campodorus sanguinator Campodorus torvus Campodorus bovei Campodorus ultimus Campodorus tenebrosus Campodorus nigridens Campodorus humerellus C ...

Campopleginae

Campopleginae is a large subfamily of the parasitoid wasp family Ichneumonidae with a world-wide distribution. Species in this subfamily have been used in the biological control of the alfalfa weevil, clover weevil, various species of Heliothis, ...

Ctenopelmatinae

Ctenopelmatines are small to medium sized ichneumonids. They have a small tooth at the apex of the front tibia and usually do not have a fringe of setae along the clypeus. Ctenopelmatinae was included in the subfamily Tryphoninae in the past. Evi ...

Diadegma

Diadegma basale Diadegma laricinellum Diadegma holopygum Diadegma areolator Diadegma consumtor Diadegma alpestrator, Diadegma varians Diadegma albicinctum Diadegma moraguesi Diadegma integrator Diadegma blackburni Diadegma hawaiiense Diadegma tru ...