10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OCHRACEOUS»
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Mushrooms of Northeastern North America
Cap dull orange-brown to ochraceous brown or pale reddish brown, stickv when
fresh; gills pale ochre when young, becoming pale cinnamon-brown in age; stalk
ochraceous buff to tawny-orange; partial veil pale ochraceous, fibrillose, ...
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the ...
Head pale ochraceous in front. Palpi rising rather higher than the vertex, mostly
pale ochraceous on the outer side; third joint elongate-conical, less than one-
fourth of the length of the second. Antennae stout, pubescent. Thorax ochraceous
British Museum (Natural History). Dept. of Zoology, John Edward Gray, 1805
A manual of Philippine birds
“Adult—Above brown, the head slightly darker and more chocolatebrown, the
scapulars with large oval marks on the outer webs, some of the inner ones barred
with ochraceous ; wing-coverts dark brown, slightly washed with ochraceous, all
Zoological Results of the Denison-Crockett South Pacific ...
NOTVLAE NATVUAE [No. 52 General Characters. — The Biak Island race is the
most richly colored form of the papuanus group. It is characterized by a rich
ochraceous-tawny suffusion both dorsally and ventrally . Description. — The
The Fauna Of British India
Hind wing: terminal half or more dark brown, with an inner postdiscal and an
outer subterminal series of more or less lunular spots of the ochraceous ground-
colour; the postdiscal series consists of only four spots in interspaces 1 to 4, the ...
The Birds of South America: Vol. II, The Suboscine Passerines
Throat and breast pale orange ochraceous, this extending back over ear-coverts
and sides of neck; belh bright yellow. SIMILAR SPECIES: Orange-banded
Flycatcher apparently replaces thi; species north of the Rio Maranon; the two are
Robert S. Ridgely, William L. Brown, 1994
New Species of Rotatoria from the Pocono Plateau: With Note ...
General Characters. — The Biak Island race is the most richly colored form of the
papuanus group. It is characterized by a rich ochraceous-tawny suffusion both
dorsally and ventrally . Description. — The dorsal pelage of the type is long ...
Color: Universal Language and Dictionary of Names
Ochraceous-Tawny Ochraceus Ochre (same as Yellow Ochre) Ochre Ochre, Blue
(see Blue Ochre) Ochre, Brown (see Brown Ochre) Ochre, Burnt (see Burnt Ochre
) Ochre, Burnt Italian (see Burnt Italian Ochre) Ochre, Burnt Roman (see Burnt ...
Kenneth Low Kelly, Deane Brewster Judd, 1976
*Illustrations of British Entomology; Or a Synopsis of ...
Similar to the preceding, but of a much darker colour : head varied with
ochraceous and deep fuscous ; thoracic crest ochraceous, with two transverse
white streaks posteriorly, and its hinder edge deep fuscous ; centre'of the thorax
also deep ...
British Basidiomycetae: A Handbook to the Larger British Fungi
Spores ochraceous, elliptical or globose, 7-9 x 7 fi, echinulate, 1- guttulate.
Cystidia conical, 60-70 x 10-12/x. Smell none, or somewhat unpleasant. Taste
mild, then acrid. Woods. July — Oct. Not uncommon, (v.v.) var. pulchralis (Britz.)
9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OCHRACEOUS»
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Gang-gang: Gold Creek scarecrow competition evokes childhood …
"It looks to me as if it has been foraging in some ochraceous clay or mud – look at the bill. Perhaps chasing emerging insects such as cicadas. «The Canberra Times, Dec 14»
Can Alaska's waters be a respite for sick sea stars?
Not far away, Miner finds a pisaster ochraceous, or ochre star, that looks even sicker. Two of its five purple arms look ghostly white, like they've ... «PBS NewsHour, Oct 14»
Look, but Don't Touch
Hannon said their research was performed specifically on ochre stars (Pisaster ochraceous)because they are common and ecologically ... «The LumberJack, May 14»
A constellation of a keystone species
Robert Paine, with the University of Washington, noticed that when P. ochraceous was abundant the diversity of the intertidal community was ... «Bowen Island Undercurrent, Mar 14»
Kehoe Marsh and McClures Beach in Winter
The “mussel-barnacle” zone rarely extend into the lower intertidal, because at lower elevations, ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceous) are ... «Bay Nature, Jan 13»
Bonus of Hurricane Irene: Lots of Magic Mushrooms
... colored whitish, ochraceous, grayish, buff, brown or red-brown, often hygrophanous (the color lightens to pale tan as the cap loses moisture, ... «Village Voice, Aug 11»
Grebe from Madagascar extinct after introduction of carnivorous fish
... the list of threatened species because of improvement in their status or reductions in threats - the Laysan albatross, the ochraceous piculet, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, May 10»
Marine snails can adapt their shells to defend against predators
... plasticity in the Nucella lamellose—whose two main predators are the shell-crushing rock crab, Cancer productus, and Pisaster ochraceous, ... «TopNews, Aug 08»
Snails transmute to guard against danger
... Islands, Washington — has only two main predators; the shell-crushing rock crab, Cancer productus, and Pisaster ochraceous, a starfish. «Nature.com, Aug 08»