from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Fabrician (1798) genus of isopod crustaceans, now referred to the family Oniscidæ. It contains certain sea-slaters, as L. oceanica. Also Lygia.
  • n. The typical genus of Ligiinæ or Ligiidæ, having a few European and Asiatic species.
  • n. A genus of plants of the family Daphnacese. See Thymelæa.


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