Definitions

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  • adj. Schneider (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Schneider's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Schneider.

Examples

  • Some 8,500 species of insects are recorded including the beetles Carabus menetriesi, Orthothomicus longicollis, Pytho kolwensis and Boros schneideri (Okolow,1994; Reklamowo & Grzegorczyk,1997).

    Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park, Belarus

  • They are not a special caste of Tetramorium ant but a different species altogether: Teleutomyrmex schneideri.

    Parasite Rex

  • Strict endemic species include Schneider's banana frog (Afrixalus schneideri), Dizangue reed frog (Hyperolius bopeleti), and Werner's river frog (Phrynobatrachus werneri).

    Cross-Sanaga-Bioko coastal forests

  • Approximately 8,500 species of insects have been recorded including the beetles: Carabus menetriesi, Orthothomicus longicollis, Pytho kolwensis, Boros schneideri.

    Bialowieza Forest, Poland

  • While moose populations diminish, infestations by the fly-borne, microscopic Elaeophora schneideri worm are on the rise, said John Henningsen, wildlife biologist for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • One of several suspected culprits in the deaths is a carotid artery worm, Elaephora schneideri, isolated three years ago in the Wyoming moose.

    All Today's News - Sightline Daily

  • A carotid artery worm, Elaephora schneideri, was isolated three years ago in the Wyoming moose and is among the suspected culprits in the deaths.

    News Review - Top Stories

  • Bitis schneideri, approximately 11 in., and some can be as large as 10 ft.,

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

  • Important bird species are Rueck's blue flycatcher Cyornis ruckii (CR), white-winged duck Cairina scutulata (EN), Spizaetus nanus (VU), Lophura hoogerwerfi (VU), L. inornata (VU), Treron capellei (VU), Pitta schneideri (VU) and Cochoa beccari (VU). 57 species of the herpetofauna are also recorded.

    Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra, Indonesia

  • Important bird species are Sumatran ground cuckoo Carpococcyx viridis (CR), white-winged duck Cairina scutulata (EN), Lophura inornata (VU), Heliopais personata (VU), Treron capellei (VU), Alcedo euryzona (VU), Pitta schneideri (VU), P. venusta (VU) and Cochoa beccari (VU).

    Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra, Indonesia

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