Acalypha

(redirected from Caturus)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Acalypha - a genus of herbs and shrubs belonging to the family EuphorbiaceaeAcalypha - a genus of herbs and shrubs belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
Acalypha virginica, three-seeded mercury - weedy herb of eastern North America
References in periodicals archive ?
These include pycnodontiform fish like Turbomesodon, the coelacanth "Holophagus" (one of the largest), Lepidotes, and several amiiform species (Vidalamia, Caturus and Amiopsis) (Poyato-Ariza and Wenz, 2004).
It was officially identified as a Caturus Heterus, and dated back to the Jurassic era which was between about 145 and 200 million years ago, by London's Natural History Museum fossil fish expert Alison Longbottom.
It was officially identified as a caturus heterus from the Jurassic era, between about 145m and 200m years ago, by London's Natural History Museum fossil fish expert Alison Longbottom.