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Asterius

Minotaur born to Pasiphaë and Cretan Bull. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 34]
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(117) For Asterius of Amaseia, see Kitzinger, 'The Cult of Images before Iconoclasm', 90.
(68.) Asterius of Amasea, Ekphrasis on Saint Euphemia 4 [Francois Halkin, ed., Euphemie de Chalcedoine: Legendes Byzantines (Brussels: Societe des Bollandistes, 1965), 5; P.
Markus Vinzent has added his own distinctive contribution in this version of his Heidelberg Habilitation on the Fourth Oration against the Arians (CAIV), an appropriate companion and follow-up to his edition of the fragments of Asterius, and precursor of his edition and translation of the fragments of Marcellus in the GCS series.
polyxenes asterius is a mimic of the aposematic, distasteful pipevine swallowtail, Battus philenor (L.) (Brower 1958; Codella and Lederhouse 1989), which is the model for an extensive North American Batesian mimicry complex (Poulton 1909; Brower and Brower 1962; Sternburg et al.
The ideal of civic solidarity through worship and celebration was a familiar concept from ancient times, one which Asterius felt to be entirely in keeping with the practice of Christianity at the end of the fourth century.
Ecology and functional morphology of the isocrinid Cenocrinus asterius (Linnaeus) (Echinodermata: Crinoidea): in situ and laboratory experiments and observations.
Wolfram Kinzig presents an absorbing piece of detective work about what lies behind Severus' story of Asterius the Sophist's dramatic appeal for readmission to the church: a 'wandering story' that is also told of another sophist, Ecebolius.
Most examples can be related to the two opponents Theodore actually names, Eunomius and Asterius (see 2-7, 9, 12-14, 16-17, 19, 21, 23).
The Cult of the Martyrs in Asterius of Amaseia's Vision of the Christian City--Lisa Driver, Valparaiso University
The trouble lies with the fragmentary and much contested character of his literary remains: the undoubtedly genuine - but to many tendentious - letter to Pope Julius; the fragments of his treatise to Constantine attacking Asterius and his episcopal supporters, including Eusebius of Caesarea, in whose two refutations (Contra Marcellum and De ecclesiastica theologia) they are embedded; and a series of other works attributed to Marcellus in this century, in particular De sancta ecclesia, the so-called 'Western creed of Serdica' (342), De incarnatione et contra Arianos, an Epistula ad Antiochenos (the so-called Sermo maior de fide), and a letter to Pope Liberius (the Contra Theopaschitas).
At times of slack current, three Bahamian isocrinids, Endoxocrinus parrae, Cenocrinus asterius, and Diplocrinus maclearanus, stand erect with arms drooping down near the stalk [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1A OMITTED].