Definition of Genus Lichanura
1. Noun. Boas of western North America.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Boidae, Family Boidae
Member holonyms: Lichanura Trivirgata, Rosy Boa
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Lichanura
Literary usage of Genus Lichanura
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1. United States Government Publications by John H. Hickcox (1891)
"On the snakes of the California!! genus Lichanura. By L. Notes on Costa Rican birds. By GK Cherrie. From Proceedings of the US Nat. Mus., v. xiv, pp. ..."
2. Complete Dictionary Catalogue of the Public School Library of Grand Rapids (1898)
"BL On the snakes of the Californian genus lichanura. (In US Proceedings Nat, museum. 1891. v. 14. p. 511-516.) BL Poisonous snakes of North America. ..."
3. Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the United States Government ...by John Griffith Ames by John Griffith Ames (1905)
"876. sep. of genus Lichanura, from California, notes on Proceedings National Museum, v. 11, 1888, p. 381-394, 1 pi. sep. of North America, characters and ..."
4. Norsk forfatter-lexikon, 1814-1880: Paa grundlag af J. E. Krafts og Chr by Jens Braage Halvorsen, Halvdan Koht (1901)
"... in the birds of Paradise and Bower birds ; S. 501—505: Notes on some North American snakes; S. 511—515: On the snakes of the California genus Lichanura. ..."
5. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie edited by Albert Kölliker (1898)
"(Proe. ün. States. Nat. Mus. Vol. XII. 1889.) 71. »On the snakes of the Californian genus Lichanura.« (Proc. Un. States Nat. ..."