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Hyperboreans

(hī'pərbôr`ēənz, –bôrē`ənz), in Greek mythology, people dwelling in a state of perfect bliss in the Far North who were Apollo worshipers.

Hyperboreans

fabulous people living beyond North Wind, traditionally near North Pole. [Rom. Myth.: Zimmerman, 132]

Hyperboreans

blissful race lived beyond the North Wind in a region of perpetual Spring. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 476]
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Here the releve 235 had been extracted from that source is presented as the holotype: France, Bretagne, upper infralittoral, growing on rock face, exposed to wave action (cover scale: + to 5): Laminaria hyperborea 4, Chondrus crispus 2, Ellisolandia elongata 2, Laminaria digitata 2, Palmaria palmata 2, Saccorhiza polyschides 2, Callophyllis laciniata 1, Corallina officinalis 1, Cryptopleura ramosa 1, Dilsea carnosa 1, Furcellaria lumbricalis 1, Halurus flosculosus 1, Membranoptera alata 1, Osmundea pinnatifida 1, Calliblepharis jubata +, Callithamnion tetragonum +, Ceramium virgatum +, Chondracanthus acicularis +, Claviclonium ovatum +, Codium tomentosum +, Desmarestia aculeata +, Gelidium pulchellum +, Halurus equisetifolius +, Heterosiphonia plumosa +, Plocamium cartilagineum +.
In Brittany, Laminaria hyperborea forms sparse populations in which other smaller seaweeds can grow (Dictyota dichotoma, Dictyopteris membranacea, Cryptopleura ramosa).
deposit-feeder X X Turtonia minuta suspension X X (Fabricius) Yoldia hyperborea deposit-feeder X X X X (Gould) Gastropoda Lacuna vincta herbivore X X (Montagu) Odosiomia sp.
The protein content of the last experimental diet, NHC-Kelp, is uncertain because no measurements of the proximate composition of Laminaria hyperborea were carried out.
corymbifera); ibidem, 4-VIII-1964, esteril, zona sombria de rompiente, Donze, L 0194358; Ria de Arousa, isla de Rua, -0,5 m, rompiente, 26-VII-1964, tetrasporofito, Donze, L 0194359; ibidem, en el noroeste de la isla, sublitoral, 28-VII-1964, esteril, en arena, junto a Laminaria hyperborea, Donze, L 0194363; Ria de Arousa, isla de Arousa, punta Barbafeita, litoral inferior, 17-X1997, esteril, Veiga & Barbara, SANT-Algae 9695.
Canide, Oleiros, Ria de A Coruna, infralitoral (-11 m), epifito de estipes de Laminaria hyperborea y Bonnemaisonia asparagoides, [presenta tetrasporocistes y Gonimophyllum bufffhamii], 18-08-1998, A.
The Svalbard rock ptarmigan, Lagopus muta hyperborea, is the only herbivorous terrestrial bird resident on the Svalbard archipelago (Lovenskiold, 1964).
Aster sibiricus, Astragalus alpinus, Beckmannia syzigachne, Caltha palustris, Cardamine hyperborea, Cassiope tetragona, Castilleja spp.
Ecological observations on northern pika (Ochotona hyperborea Pall.
vierhapperi 8 1 Braya humilis 8 + Bupleurum americanum 31 + CastiIleja hyperborea 8 + Cerastium arvense 0 -- Chamaerhodos erecta ssp.
1 1 1 Festuca vivipara - 1 - 1 - 2 7 Festuca hyperborea 1 - - - - 1 1 Festuca rubra coll.