• Definition for "argiope"
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argiope definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of brachiopods having a straight hinge-line, plicate shells, dorsal device with from three to five septa, and a broad continuous brachidium divided in to lobes because of the septa. It happens fossil in Mesozoic and Tertiary stones, and also is out there in present seas.
    • the type genus of Argiopidae; small genus of orb-weaving spiders
    • A genus of brachiopods having a straight hinge-line, plicate shells, dorsal valve with from three to five septa, and a broad continuous brachidium divided into lobes because of the septa. It happens fossil in Mesozoic and Tertiary rocks, and in addition exists in current seas.
    • the kind genus of Argiopidae; small genus of orb-weaving spiders
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