perionyx

per·i·on·yx

(per-ē-on'iks), [TA]
Remnant of the eponychium remaining in the narrow fold overlapping the proximal part of the lunula found beginning in the eighth month of fetal development and remaining throughout life.
[peri- + G. onyx, nail]

perionyx

(pĕr″ē-ō′nĭks) [″ + onyx, nail]
The remnant of the eponychium that persists as a band across the root of the nail.
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Bioconcentration of heavy metals in vermicomposting earthworms (Eisenia fetida, Perionyx excavatus and Lampito mauritii) in Nepal.
Vermicomposting of domestic waste by using two epigeic earthworms (Perionyx excavatus and Perionyx sansibaricus).
Heavy metals remediation from urban wastes using three species of earthworm (Eudrilus eugeniae, Eisenia fetida & Perionyx excavates).
Comparative sensitivity of Eisenia andrei and Perionyx excavatus in earthworm avoidance tests using two soil types in the tropics.
Heavy metals remediation from urban wastes using three species of earthworm (Eudrilus eugeniae, Eisenia fetida and Perionyx excavatus), Journal of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology 3(14): 345-356.
H8 grouped with GenBank sequences of the megascolecid Perionyx excavatus (K2P [less than or equal to ] 1.
Remediation of heavy metals from urban waste by vermicomposting using earthworms: Eudrilus eugeniae, Eisenia fetida and Perionyx excavatus.
We compared the survivorship of commonly used tropical composting species (Eisenia fetida and Perionyx excavatus), at a near-freezing temperature (1.
Vikram Reddy of the Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, at Pondicherry University, in Puducherry, India, studies how three species of earthworm, Eudrilus eugeniae, Eisenia fetida and Perionyx excavates can be used to assist in the composting of urban waste and to extract heavy metals, cadmium, copper, lead, manganese, zinc, prior to subsequent processing.
The culture and use of Perionyx excavates as a protein resource in the Philippines.