stalk-eyed

Related to stalk-eyed: eyes are out on stalks

stalk-eyed

(stôk′īd′)
adj.
Having the eye at the end of a stalk, as various crustaceans.

stalk-eyed

adj
(Zoology) having eyes that stick out on stalks
Translations

stalk-eyed

[ˈstɔːkaɪd] ADJ (Zool) → de ojos pedunculares
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Consequently, knowledge on these groups may help us understand the behavioral evolution of stalk-eyed richardiids.
Myriad species of crab occur, and especially a bioturbating deposit-feeder, the stalk-eyed sentinel crab, can be found in very high densities.
In continental Africa, the stalk-eyed Diopsidae are represented by the genera Diopsina Curran, 1928, Diopsis Linnaeus, 1775, Sphyracephala Say, 1828 and by the Diasemopsis genus-group (Feijen 1989).
Some of the works, which laid the foundation for modern oceanography include a report on crustaceans (The Stalk-eyed Crustacea, Walter Faxon, 1895) collected on a U.
We suspect the engineers at Philips have spent the last six months on the floor of a Malaysian rainforest, studying the stalk-eyed fly which takes a few deep breaths, holds its nose and blows its eyes out on massive tubes.
Everyone will have their favorite moments the darting lizard tongue, the stalk-eyed fly, cheetahs chasing down an ostrich, a Komodo dragon feast--but the most remarkable sequences might be the ones that illustrate the lengths to which the filmmakers went to bring back this footage.
Looking at Liverpool, it always amazes me how the stalk-eyed, crab-like, Jamie Carragher gets away with wrapping his tentacles around any blue shirt in his midst
The stalk-eyed fly sucks in airbubbles, blows them into itshead then pushes out its eyes onlong stalks.
We are introduced to strange creatures such as the star-nosed mole, the stalk-eyed fly and the weedy sea dragon.
Phylogenetic analysis of sexual size dimorphism and eye-span allometry in stalk-eyed flies (Diopsidae).
Many other species--other butterflies, stalk-eyed flies, fruit flies, and mollusks--produce infertile sperm along with the real stuff.
Judging by a series of instantly-hit passes, he certainly knows where Hasselbaink is going to be - unlike the stalk-eyed striker himself.