Dactyli


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Dactyli

introduced fire to Crete. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 74]
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Dactyli each with two corneous spines on ventral margin, distal spine much larger than proximal; terminal claws bifurcated, ventral claw distinctly larger than dorsal.
(But the variation in these accounts is so small that, whereas some represent the Corybantes, the Cabeiri, the Ideaean Dactyli, and the Telchines as identical with the Curetes, others represent them as all kinsmen of one another and differentiate only certain small matters in which they differ in respect of one another ...; translation Jones, with modifications).
Cuando la sequia es extrema y muy prolongada se origina un aumento en el nivel de las sales, que determina las condiciones ecologicas optimas para el desarrollo del Cynodetum dactyli.
Dactyli of P2-P5 slightly curved at tip, relative length 3 > 4 > 2 > 5, those of P3 subequal to or longer than respective propodi.
1H) all of about same size and similar structure; all articles distinct, dactyli reduced, their short tips inserted into cuplike receptacles produced on anterolateral corners of propodi; distal ends of meri sparsely setose; bases lacking carinae.
1 A), dactyli each about 1.3 times as long as propodi, with 5 longitudinal rows of spines diminishing in size proximally, arrangement of spines on dactylus of left third pereopod as follows: anterolateral row with 5 spines, anteroventral row with 6 spines, external row with 5 spines plus 2 proximal papillae, posteroventral and posterolateral rows with 3 spines.
Third to fifth pereopods moderately stout, notably decreasing in length from third to fifth; dactyli subconical, 0.4-0.5 length of propodi, each terminating in strong, curved corneous unguis, flexor surfaces with numerous slender corneous spinules arranged in three or four rows (Fig.
En la zona del talud (B) las comunidades presentes, indicadoras de mayor intervencion antropica, fueron Cynodetum dactyli y Distichletum spicatae.
Most larger food particles are picked up by the long chelipeds and passed to the Mxp3 endopods, both of which extend to grasp the food between their dactyli and propodi.