dicephalus

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dicephalus

 [di-sef´ah-lus]
a malformed fetus with two heads; called also bicephalus and derodidymus.

di·ceph·a·lus

(dī-sef'ă-lŭs),
Symmetric conjoined twins with two separate heads. See: conjoined twins.
[G. di-, two, + kephalē, head]

dicephalus

/di·ceph·a·lus/ (di-sef´ah-lus) a fetus with two heads.

dicephalus

a fetus or twin with two heads.

dicephalus

An infant with two heads.

dicephalus

a monster with two heads.
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Anyphaena accentuate, Aulonia albimana, Diplocephalus picinus, Gibbaranea gibbosa, Harpactea sp.
Pickard- Cambridge, 1874) Ceraticelus laticeps + + (Emerton, 1894) Ceraticelus minutus + + (Emerton, 1882) Ceraticelus similis + + (Banks, 1892) Ceratinella brunnea + Emerton, 1882 Ceratinopsidis + + formosa (Banks, 1892) Dicymbium elongatum + (Emerton, 1882) Diplocephalus + subrostratus (O.
Pickard-Cambridge 1872) (0,1), Talanites sp14 (0,2), Trachyzelotes cf jaxartensis (Kroneberg 1875) (0,1), Linyphiidae: Diplocephalus cf protuberans (O.
both Halorates thulensis and Diplocephalus barbiger prefer gravel and heath, Hybauchenidium aquilonare and Hilaira vexatrix prefer heath, and Hilaira proletaria and Halorates holmgrenii prefer sedge.
Preferences of other species seem to differ: Alopecosa hirtipes, Agyneta maritima, Erigone arctica, Hilaira vexatrix, and Silometopoides pampia prefer mixed areas on Southampton Island but either moist or dry areas elsewhere; Diplocephalus barbiger and Halorates thulensis prefer dry areas on Southampton Island but moist areas elsewhere, and Oreoneta brunnea and Halorates holmgrenii prefer moist areas on Southampton Island but dry areas elsewhere.
Koch) 8 8 Diplocephalus barbiger (Roewer) 0 1 Erigone arctica White in Sutherland 3437 2448 Erigone psychrophila Thorell 2178 1764 Halorates holmgrenii (Thorell) 7 1 Halorates thulensis (Jackson) 13 10 Hilaira proletaria (L.
Koch 1833) 3 Linyphiidae Bathyphantes gracilis (Blackwall 1841) 2 Diplocephalus permixtus (O.
Cambridge 1879), Tenuiphantes tenuis (Blackwall 1852), Diplocephalus cristatus (Blackwall 1833), and two Oecobius species.
4%), Tenuiphantes (11 species or 5%) and Diplocephalus (9 species or 4.
Characteristic mountain species are the linyphiids, Araeoncus anguineus Deltshev 1987, Bolyphantes kolosvaryi (Caporiacco 1936), Cinetata gradata (Simon 1881), Diplocephalus foraminifer (O.
The linyphiid spiders Araeoncus clivifrons Deltshev 1987, Diplocephalus altimontanus Deltshev 1984, Drepanotylus pirinicus Deltshev 1992, Erigone l.