Definition of Pipa americana
1. Noun. A South American toad; incubates its young in pits in the skin of its back.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pipa Americana
Literary usage of Pipa americana
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1. The Nasal Organ in Amphibia by George Marsh Higgins (1921)
"THE NASAL CAPSULES OF THE ANURA pipa americana The Surinam toad, a representative of the ... pipa americana."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1900)
"On the Development of pipa americana. Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. Vol. v, p. 13. ... Observations on the Surinam Toad, pipa americana. Amer. Journ. of Sec. ..."
3. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"pipa americana inhabits the northern portion of South America; ... The Surinam toad, pipa americana. (From Mivart.) epidermal pouches thus formed the eggs ..."
4. Catalogue of the Batrachia Salientia in the Collection of the British Museum by Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther (1858)
"pipa americana. pipa americana, Seba, i. 77.1-4; Laur. Syn.p. 25; Ouv. Regne Anim,; Dum. fy Bibr. viii. p. 773. p1. 92. f. 2; Marian, Ins. Sur. t. 59. ..."
5. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1896)
"I. Tbe Anterior Cranial Nerves of pipa americana, by GA Arnold; pp. 1-»: 1 pi. (From Ban. Essex last, XXV.» The Classification of the Arthropoda, by J 8. ..."
6. Transactions of the Annual Meetings of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science, Kansas Academy of Science Meeting (1896)
"The Anterior Cranial Nerves of pipa americana, by GA Arnold; pp. 126-134; Ipl. Henry Wheatland, MD, a Sermon, by Rev. Edmund B. Willson; 17 pp. Vol. ..."