Lemniscata

Related to Lemniscata: Lemniscate of Bernoulli

Lem`nis`ca´ta

    (lĕm`nĭs`kā´tå)
n.1.(Geom.) A curve in the form of the figure 8, with both parts symmetrical, generated by the point in which a tangent to an equilateral hyperbola meets the perpendicular on it drawn from the center.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Tribe Agapanthiini Hippopsis lemniscata (F., 1801), Apr (4)-Sep (1), TN ecoregion(s): 74, 71, 67 (Suppl.
2 3 " Gasterocantha cancriformis (Linnaeus, 1 1758) " Mecynogea lemniscata (Walckenaer, 1 1841) " Metepeira compsa (Chamberlin, 1916) 1 2 " Micrathena sp.