brevicollis

brevicollis

 [brev″ĭ-kol´is]
shortness of the neck.
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brev·i·col·lis

(brev'ē-kol'is),
Abnormal shortness of the neck.
[L. brevis, short, + collum, neck]
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brev·i·col·lis

(brevi-kolis)
Abnormal shortness of the neck.
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brev·i·col·lis

(brevi-kolis)
Abnormal shortness of the neck.
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Prey-mediated effects of the protease inhibitor aprotinin on the predatory carabid beetle Nebria brevicollis. Journal of Insect Physiology 48 (12): 1093-1101.
polyedra AA sequences with published TRP channel sequences representing all the human TRP subfamilies, as well as TRP subfamilies from Danio rerio (Dr), Drosophila melanogaster (Dm), Caenorhabditis elegans (Ce), Monosiga brevicollis (Mb), Paramecium tetraurelia (Pt), and Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Cr).
Tribe Prionini Derobrachus brevicollis Audinet-Serville, 1832, Coffee Co., AEDC, 18 Jun 1998 [ECUT].
[9] Tribu Pentodontini Mulsant, 1842 Bothynus complanus Bermeister, 1847 [4] Euetheola bidentata (Burmeister, [1] 1847) Euetheola humilis Burmeister, 1847 [1] Gillaspytes janzeni Howden, 1980 [1] Orizabus brevicollis Prell, 1914 [3] Orizabus clunalis (LeConte, 1856) [21] Orizabus cuernavacensis Delgado & [9] Deloya, 1990 Orizabus isodonoides Fairmaire, 1878 [15] Orizabus sp.
The classic triad in KFS consists of brevicollis, low posterior hairline, and severe restriction of neck motion due to congenital cervical vertebral fusion, recently linked to mutations in the GDF3 and GDF6 genes [1].
12 12 (*) Chrysochraon dispar (Germar, 1835) 3 13 (*) Dociostaurus brevicollis Eversmann, 1848 ?
(Fabaceae: Caesalpinioideae) by Rhinochenus brevicollis Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in a Cerrado fragment.
The Methanococcus voltae (Archaea) and Monosiga brevicollis (Choanoflagellata) proteins were excluded automatically, while clustering with Giardia intestinalis (Fornicata) Hop1 at the step of Cobalt tree construction.
(1995) reported that topical bioassays of a pyrethroid and an organophosphate insecticide on aphids [Myzus persicae (Sulzer)] and a ground beetle [Nebria brevicollis (F.)] resulted in lower LD50 values with small droplets than with large droplets.
Smith, 1849) 1 -- Trachylepis maculilabris (Gray, 1845) 27 47 Trachylepis striata (Peters, 1854) 15 4 Trachylepis planifrons (Peters, 1878) 1 -- Trachylepis brevicollis (Weigmann, 1837) 5 -- Lacertidae Latastia longicaudata (Reuss, 1834) 5 -- Agamidae Agama lionotus Boulenger, 1896 6 -- Gerrhosauridae Gerrhosaurus major Dumeril, 1851 2 -- Gerrhosaurus flavigularis Wiegmann, 1828 4 -- Varanidae Varanus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1766) 1 5 Varanus albigularis (Daudin, 1802) 2 -- Snakes Leptotyphlopidae Leptotyphlops scutifrons merkeri (Werner, 1909) 1 1 Pythonidae * Python natalensis A.