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(Greek ˈnafpaktos)
(Placename) the Greek name for Lepanto


(lɪˈpæn toʊ)

1. Greek, Návpaktos. a seaport in W Greece, on a strait between the Ionian Sea and the Gulf of Corinth: site of naval battle (1571) in which the Turkish fleet was defeated by allied European powers.
2. Gulf of, Corinth, Gulf of.
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57) In the northwest the Athenians based in Naupactus made an expedition against Anactorion, a Corinthian-controlled city, taking it and settling people from Acarnania there.
Fuller Rose Beetle, Naupactus godmanni (Crotch) (Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Occurrence of Naupactus cervinus (Boheman) in coffee plantation in the region of Zona da Mata mineira.
Ocorrencia e distribuicao espacial e temporal do coleoptero Naupactus curtus em cafeeiros de Minas Gerais Brasil.
Naupactus leucoloma Boheman es un gorgojo de rostro corto (Entiminae: Naupactini) y reproduccion partenogenetica, introducido en varios paises del mundo desde Sudamerica (Lanteri & Marvaldi, 1995), que causa danos en numerosos cultivos, entre ellos la cana de azucar en Australia (Agnew, 1997).
Un nuevo platygastrido (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) criado de huevos de Naupactus xanthographus Germ.
2010) and Naupactus tremolesari (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), which has been found damaging roots (larvae) and leaves (adults) (GONCALVES et al.
Key words: Messenia, identity, helots, religion, Zankle, Anaxilas, Naupactus.
Some from this wave of exiles were resettled by the Athenians at Naupactus on the Corinthian Gulf.
Naupactus leucoloma Boheman (Curculionidae) was abundant at all sampling dates.