peropus

peropus

 [pe´ro-pus]
an individual with congenitally malformed lower limbs and feet.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pe·ro·pus

(pē'rō-pŭs),
A person with a congenital malformation of one or both feet.
[pero- + G. pous, foot]
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peropus

An obsolete, nonspecific term for a person with a malformation of the feet.
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The reproductive cycles of the Javanese house geckos, Cosymbotus platyurus, Hemidactylus frenatus, and Peropus mutilates.
The reproduction cycles of the Javanese house geckos, Cosymbotus platyurus, Hemidactylus frenatus, and Peropus mutilates.
Similar results were also reported for the geckos Hemidactylus platyurus (= Cosymbotus platyurus), Hemidactylus frenatus and Gehyra mutilata (= Peropus mutilatus) from West Java, Indonesia by Church (1962) and Dixonius siamensis from Thailand (Goldberg 2008).
This pattern appears typical for other gekkonid species studied in the tropics as reported for Cosymbotus platyurus (currently Hemidactylus platyurus), Hemidactylus frenatus and Peropus mutilatus (currently Gehyra mutilata) from West Java, Indonesia (Church 1962) and Cyrtodactylus malayanus and C.