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tadpoles Sentence Examples

  • The creek flowed over a succession of rock ledges and formed pools at the edge where tadpoles swam.

  • In describing tadpoles, the term "body" is therefore used as meaning head and body.

  • This orifice is the spiraculum, which is lateral, on the left side of the body, in most tadpoles, but median, on the breast or belly, in those of the Discoglossidae and of some of the Engystomatidae.

  • Tadpoles are aquatic vertebrates.

  • In addition to these lines, all tadpoles show more or less distinctly a small whitish gland in the middle of the head between the eyes, the so-called frontal gland or pineal gland, which in early stages is connected with the brain.

  • The above description applies to all European and North American tadpoles, and to the great majority of those known from the tropics.

  • In some Indian and Malay Engystomatids of the genera Callula and Microhyla, the tadpoles are remarkably transparent, and differ markedly in the structure of the buccal apparatus.

  • Some tadpoles reach a very great size.

  • Among European forms, some tadpoles of Pelobates attain a length of seven inches, the body being of the size of a hen's egg.

  • 2 b) possess slender, curved, hollow mandibles, which are perforated at the tip and at the base, being thus adapted for sucking the juices of victims. Large dyticid larvae often attack small fishes and tadpoles.

  • The tadpoles grow to a large size considering that of the adult, the body equalling in size a sparrow's or even a small pigeon's egg, and they often remain more than a year in that condition.

  • The atrium is thus analogous to the opercular cavity of fishes and tadpoles, and, as stated above, remains in communication with the exterior by means of the atriopore.

  • In others, which represent the perichordal type, the greater share of the formation of the whole vertebra falls to the (paired) dorsal cartilage, but there is in addition a narrow ventral or hypochordal cartilage which fuses with the dorsal or becomes connected with it by calcified tissue; the notochord is thus completely surrounded by a thick sheath in tadpoles with imperfectly developed limbs.

  • Tadpoles transported from one place to another.- Dendrobates, Phyllobates, Sooglossus.

  • Holland, "Arboreal Tadpoles," Amer.

  • The creek flowed over a succession of rock ledges and formed pools at the edge where tadpoles swam.

  • The chief diet of frog tadpoles, in the early part of their life is filamentous algae.

  • frog tadpoles.

  • On emerging from the egg, the tadpoles have feathery external gills.

  • hatching black tadpoles look very different to the adults.

  • To investigate the function of spinal inhibitory interneurons in Xenopus tadpoles, paired whole-cell recordings were used.

  • We have examined the morphology and longitudinal axon projections of a population of spinal commissural interneurons, in young Xenopus tadpoles.

  • The tadpoles gradually develop the mouthparts and legs of the adult.

  • The hatching black tadpoles look very different to the adults.

  • The adults prey on small animals such as frogs and will also enter water to catch tadpoles, newts and even small fish.

  • They commonly prey on other insects, but large dragonfly nymphs are also capable of catching and eating tadpoles or small fish.

  • Come back over the next few days and weeks to see the tadpoles grow!

  • They will eat much of it, including tadpoles.

  • Stones projecting above the surface give developing tadpoles an opportunity to soak up the sun!

  • All the fish were pink in color and shaped like large tadpoles.

  • From this mass of eggs there emerge numbers of small dark tadpoles.

  • Newts will eat tadpoles, but then so do other tadpoles - that's life in the pond!

  • Its spawn is in long strings of jelly like eggs - from which little black tadpoles emerge.

  • Move, & move again lower, to by tiny lac au tadpoles.

  • Newts will eat frog tadpoles, but take toad tadpoles less readily.

  • The frog tadpoles still have not grown any legs.

  • tadpoles in the new pond!

  • toad tadpoles less readily.

  • After comparing the salamanders and the perenni-branchiate Urodela with the tadpoles and the frogs, and enunciating the law that the more highly any animal is organized the more quickly does it pass through the lower stages, Meckel goes on to say: " From these lowest Vertebrata to the highest, and to the highest forms among these, the comparison between the embryonic conditions of the higher animals and the adult states of the lower can be more completely and thoroughly instituted than if the survey is extended to the Invertebrata, inasmuch as the latter are in many respects constructed upon an altogether too dissimilar type; indeed they often differ from one another far more than the lowest vertebrate does from the highest mammal; yet the following pages will show that the comparison may be also extended to them with interest.

  • In describing tadpoles, the term "body" is therefore used as meaning head and body.

  • This orifice is the spiraculum, which is lateral, on the left side of the body, in most tadpoles, but median, on the breast or belly, in those of the Discoglossidae and of some of the Engystomatidae.

  • All tadpoles are provided with more or less distinct lines of muciferous sensory crypts or canals, which stand in immediate relation to the nerve branches and are regarded as organs of a special sense possessed by aquatic vertebrates, feeling, in its broadest sense, having been admitted as their possible use, and the function of determining waves of vibration in the aqueous medium having been suggested.

  • In addition to these lines, all tadpoles show more or less distinctly a small whitish gland in the middle of the head between the eyes, the so-called frontal gland or pineal gland, which in early stages is connected with the brain.

  • The above description applies to all European and North American tadpoles, and to the great majority of those known from the tropics.

  • In some Indian and Malay Engystomatids of the genera Callula and Microhyla, the tadpoles are remarkably transparent, and differ markedly in the structure of the buccal apparatus.

  • In the Aglossal Xenopus, the tadpoles are likewise devoid of circular lip, horny teeth, and beak, and they are further remarkable in the following respects: There is a long tentacle or barbel on each side of the mouth, which appears to represent the "balancer" of Urodele larvae; the spiraculum is paired, one on each side; the fore limbs develop externally, like the hind limbs.

  • Some tadpoles reach a very great size.

  • Among European forms, some tadpoles of Pelobates attain a length of seven inches, the body being of the size of a hen's egg.

  • Boulenger, "A Synopsis of the Tadpoles of the European Batrachians," P.Z.S., 1891, p. 593; F.

  • 2 b) possess slender, curved, hollow mandibles, which are perforated at the tip and at the base, being thus adapted for sucking the juices of victims. Large dyticid larvae often attack small fishes and tadpoles.

  • The tadpoles grow to a large size considering that of the adult, the body equalling in size a sparrow's or even a small pigeon's egg, and they often remain more than a year in that condition.

  • The atrium is thus analogous to the opercular cavity of fishes and tadpoles, and, as stated above, remains in communication with the exterior by means of the atriopore.

  • In others, which represent the perichordal type, the greater share of the formation of the whole vertebra falls to the (paired) dorsal cartilage, but there is in addition a narrow ventral or hypochordal cartilage which fuses with the dorsal or becomes connected with it by calcified tissue; the notochord is thus completely surrounded by a thick sheath in tadpoles with imperfectly developed limbs.

  • Tadpoles transported from one place to another.- Dendrobates, Phyllobates, Sooglossus.

  • Holland, "Arboreal Tadpoles," Amer.

  • Once there were eleven tadpoles in a glass globe set in a window full of plants.

  • It was great fun to plunge my hand into the bowl and feel the tadpoles frisk about, and to let them slip and slide between my fingers.

  • The adults prey on small animals such as frogs and will also enter water to catch tadpoles, newts and even small fish.

  • They commonly prey on other insects, but large dragonfly nymphs are also capable of catching and eating tadpoles or small fish.

  • Come back over the next few days and weeks to see the tadpoles grow !

  • They will eat much of it, including tadpoles.

  • Stones projecting above the surface give developing tadpoles an opportunity to soak up the sun !

  • All the fish were pink in color and shaped like large tadpoles.

  • From this mass of eggs there emerge numbers of small dark tadpoles.

  • Newts will eat tadpoles, but then so do other tadpoles - that 's life in the pond !

  • Its spawn is in long strings of jelly like eggs - from which little black tadpoles emerge.

  • Move, & move again lower, to by tiny lac au tadpoles.

  • Newts will eat frog tadpoles, but take toad tadpoles less readily.

  • The frog tadpoles still have not grown any legs.

  • So I now consider that I have tadpoles in the new pond !

  • He won a lovely diving suit, From distant London Town, And tried to catch the tadpoles As they wriggled up and down.

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