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in Greek legend, son of Agenor and founder of Thebes. Misfortune followed his family because he killed the sacred dragon that guarded the spring of Ares. Athena told him to sow the dragon's teeth, and from these sprang the Sparti [sown men], ancestors of the noble
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Harmonia, asteroid 40 (the 40 th asteroid to be discovered, on March 31, 1856), is approximately 116 kilometers in diameter and has an orbital period of 3.4 years. Harmonia was named after the Greek daughter of Aries (Mars) and Aphrodite (Venus). J. Lee Lehman associates this asteroid with musical as well as social harmony. Jacob Schwartz gives the astrological significance of Harmonia as “balance between forces, singing.”


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Harmonia axyridis is a truly generalist predator found in many different habitats, including scrub, orchards, grasslands, and coniferous and deciduous woodlands (e.g., [51]).
The multicolored Asian lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis: A review of its biology, uses in biological control, and non-target impacts.
Poucos minutos apos a apresentacao dos casais, os diretores de harmonia, que mantem o espaco aberto junto ao publico que lota a quadra, chamam os passistas para se apresentar.
Primeiro registro de Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae): um coccinelideo originario da regiao Paleartica.
Raak-van den Berg CL, Stam JM, de Jong PW, Hemerik L and van Lenteren JC (2012) Winter survival of Harmonia axyridis in The Netherlands.
' As far as possible I try to harmonise the recital repertoire with the CDs I record for harmonia mundi.
Percebemos que aplica diariamente e de modo quase devoto, os ensinamentos acerca de cor e contrastes, que colheu da sua experiencia academica, desde o advento de uma psicologia da cor ate aos brilhantes ideais modernos da Bauhaus (Wojciechowska, 2014), procurando dentro de si e da sua vivencia, a harmonia que pretende expressar.
Harmonia axyridis has been observed feeding on fruits such as apples, grapes, peaches, plums, pears, pumpkins, and raspberries in North America (KOCH et al., 2004; KOVACH, 2004).
Ars Harmonia comes from the Latin for “art of harmony.” Pea calls his speakers “Desmond” as a tribute to Paul Desmond, best known as Dave Brubeck's saxophone player.
Bundrick's volume is formed around three matters: "the discipline of mousike itself, the exploration of musical ethos, and the overarching ideal of harmonia" (10), the chief principles of the Pythagorean philosophy that dominated Platonism.
Ele persegue o objeto estetico de modo a alcancar a harmonia e a perfeicao, muito embora a impossibilidade de suster os momentos do extase da conjuncao deixem-no completamente impotente diante da apreciacao do belo.