Dirce


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Dirce

changed by gods into a fountain. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 88]

Dirce

turned into a fountain at death. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 82–83]
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Initially, DIRCE classifies the number of industrial establishments for the wood-based industries and for the total number of industries according to 10 employment strata, one of them including establishments "without employees.
The original, discovered in the Baths of Caracalla in 1546, illustrates the story of Zethus and Amphion, the twin builders of Thebes, who tied their stepmother Dirce to the horns of a wild bull to punish her for tormenting their mother Antiope.
Comstock 1948 22 28 9 Heliconius charithonia vazquezae Comstock & Brown 1950 26 28 23 Temenis laothoe hondurensis Fruhstorfer 1907 29 5 26 72 Dryas iulia moderata (Riley 1926) 2 12 9 15 Colobura dirce dirce (Linnaeus 1758) 78 7 4 20 Anartia amathea fatima (Fabricius 1793) 19 87 10 Fountainea eurypyle confusa (Staudinger 1887) 78 32 20 135 Marpesia chiron marius (Cramer 1779) 6 6 Biblis hyperia aganisa Boisduval 1836 12 17 7 Phoebis agarithe agarithe (Boisduval 1836) 6 16 12 Protographium philolaus philolaus (Boisduval 1836) 35 75 Pieriballia viardi viardi (Boisduval 1836) 4 10 15 1 Adelpha paraena massilia (Felder & Felder 1867) 1 6 13 1 Opsiphanes quiteria quirinus Godman & Salvin 1881 18 11 17 Consul electra electra (Westwood 1850) 18 14 26 36 Asterocampa idyja argus (H.
Both Dirce Marzoli, speaking about the late Hallstatt naked warrior statue found in 1962 at Hirschlanden, Kr.
20) There are also records of other small marbles he made in Italy, such as the 'little medallion' sold to Thomas Hope and now lost, and described by Mrs Flaxman as of 'about 6 Inches in the Diameter--of Dirce sitting under a Vine & nursing the Infant Bacchus--this is beautiful to the greatest degree & finish'd like a Gem, it is admired by all & desired by many But Mr Hope is the fortunate Purchaser'.
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