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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of apneumonous holothurians, of the family Oncinolabidæ, having filiform tentacles and five rows of tube-feet.
  • n. In entomology: A genus of earwigs, of the family Forficulidæ.
  • n. A genus of weevils, of the family Curculionidæ, containing one Madeiran species, E. porcellus.


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