Definition of Melanos
1. melano [n] - See also: melano
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Melanos
Literary usage of Melanos
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin by United States National Museum, Smithsonian Institution (1901)
"... Auk, iv, July, 1887, 245 (Island of Old Providence, Caribbean Sea; coll. CB Cory). Genus melanos-PIZA Ridgway. ..."
2. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1811)
"... which belonged to Cyzicus ; and Strabo fays, that near it there was an ifland of that name, and mentions cape melanos, either the north-eaft cape of the ..."
3. Organic Evolution by Richard Swann Lull (1917)
"Both albinos and melanos often arise as sports or saltations in a brood or litter of normally colored individuals. That they are blastogenic variations is ..."