Chloris


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  • noun

Synonyms for Chloris

tufted or perennial or annual grasses having runners: finger grass

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Development of new tetraploid Chloris gayana cultivara with improved salt tolerance from 'Callide' and 'Samford'.
The ten species that contributed most to the drastic declines of the multispecies indices in 1994-1996 and 2007-2010 ranked by the strength of the impact 1994-1996 2007-2010 2007-2010 Farmland Farmland Woodland Sylvia nisoria Tringa totanus Parus palustris Numenius arquata Motacilla flava Loxia curvirostra Anthus pratensis Oenanthe oenanthe Sitta europaea Jynx torquilla Crex crex Dryocopus martius Passer montanus Passer montanus Parus cristatus Oenanthe oenanthe Motacilla alba Dendrocopos major Corvus monedula Columba palumbus Oriolus oriolus Vanellus vanellus Delichon urbicum Dendrocopos minor Carduelis chloris Locustella naevia Nucifraga caryocatactes Crex crex Acrocephalus Parus montanus schoenobaenus
In Botticelli's version, Zephyrus, the god of the West Wind, touches Chloris, thus recalling Sancho's eloquent comparison of the ladies' golden hair with the rays of the sun playing with the wind.
Here we see Zephyr, the god of winds, rushing into the composition in pursuit of his wife, the nymph Chloris.
Marcus also meets an old acquaintance, Chloris, who has become a female gladiator.
Behavioural energetics of overwintering in the rifleman, Acanthisitta chloris.
the timelord (Tom Baker), Romana and K9 find themselves embroiled in a power struggle on the planet Chloris in DOC-TOR WHO: THE CREATURE FROM THE PIT (BBC Worldwide, pounds 12.
Detroit Mumford students participating include: Twelfth Grade: Shakirah El-Amin, Karica Miller, Da'Lena Gibson and Jewel Garland; Eleventh Grade: Marciese McCaskill, LaKenya Davis, Patrice Traylor, Isa Shearer II, Jerry Glenn, Justin Campbell, Shatonna Cribbs and Kyra Morris; Tenth Grade: Crystal Staffney, Takia Powell, Shawn Erquhart, Takia White, Chloris Clemons, Taneya Johnson, Saresa Smith and Jessica McLemore; Ninth Grade: Artlanda Burrell, Tajuanda Carter, Chantel Gary, Kimletta Davis, Jimmie Jones and Brittney Grady.
Effects of supplementing a basal diet of Chloris gayana hay with one of three protein-rich legume hays of Cassia rotundifolia, Lablab purpureus and Macroptilium atropurpureum forage on some nutritional parameters in goats.
In the poaceae family, there are four genera able to excrete salts: Spartina, Aeluropus, Distichlis and Chloris [4].
Truncated inflorescences have been described in many genera: Chloris Sw.
juveniles) Species 0 20 40 80 160 320 640 Acrocephalus scirpaceus 1 (1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Alcedo atthis 4 (1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Asio otus 1 (1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Carduelis carduelis 9 (3) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Carduelis chloris 12 (2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cettia cetti 19 (4) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hippolais pallida 49 (17) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hippolais polyglotta 5 (2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Luscinia megarhynchos 4 (2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Oriolus oriolus 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Passer domesticus 175 (109) 1 1 2 (1) 0 0 0 Pycnonotus barbatus 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 Serinus serinus 9 (3) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Sturnus vulgaris 1 (1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Sylvia melanocephala 18 (7) 0 0 0 0 0 0 Turdus merula 23 (18) 4 (1) 1 1 0 0 2 * Captured in June (n = 197) and July (n = 149 + 14 recaptured birds first sampled in June); only data for first capture are shown.
Latin name: Carduelis chloris Family: Finches (Fringillidae) Overview: Its twittering and wheezing song, and flash of yellow and green make this finch a colourful character.
Figures from Roman mythology (Mercury, the Three Graces, Venus, Cupid, Flora, Chloris and Zephyr) inhabit an idealized garden of laurel, flowers and fruit trees.