from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In herpetology, the bluntheads, a genus of colubriform serpents founded by Kuhl in 1827, considered by some an aberrant form of Dipsadidœ.
  • noun In entomology, a genus of homopterous hemipterous insects, family Cercopidœ: a name preoccupied in herpetology. A. interruptus, a kind of hop-frog or froth-fly, injures hops.


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