from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ichthyology, a genus of fishes. In this sense commonly written Eremophilus.
  • n. In ornithology, a notable genus of larks, of the family Alaudidæ, containing the horned larks or shore-larks, characterized by the plumicorn on each side of the head.
  • n. In entomology, a genus of orthopterous insects.


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  • Other species present include Acacia ligulata, Geijera linearifolia, and E. diversifolia, with Stipa eremophila and Danthonia caespitosa as the main grasses.

    Eyre and York mallee

  • [Euphorbia clutioides] Euphorbia eremophila, A.Cunn. in Mitch.

    Australia Twice Traversed, Illustrated,

  • CASSIA (eremophila), glabra, foliis unijugis raro passim bijugis; foliolis linearibus canaliculatis latitudine racheos linearis aversae, corymbis paucifloris folio brevioribus.

    Expedition into Central Australia


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