Oreades


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O`re´a`des


n. pl.1.(Zool.) A group of butterflies which includes the satyrs. See Satyr, 2.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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10 In my article on October 2 I wrote about Marasmius oreades. Which part of the garden is this most likely to attack?
La mayoria suele recolectar varias especies, siendo la especie principal mas demandada el niscalo (Lactarius deliciosus) y la especie secundaria los hongos (Boletus edulis sobre todo), recolectandose tambien comunmente otras especies como setas de cardo (Pleurotus eryngii), senderillas (Marasmius oreades), champinones (Agaricus sp.), etc.
castalides, hamadryas or moides, oreades, naiades, nymphae and dryades, respectively).
Este trabalho contou com apoio financeiro das ONGs Conservacao Internacional do Brasil e Oreades Nucleo de Geoprocessamento nas fases de criacao e capacitacao dos grupos.
(78-79) Esta dinamica combinatoria llega a su momento culminante cuando los frutos y animales aborigenes se dan a conocer a traves de estas figuras: "De arroyos y de rios a gran prisa/ Salen nayades puras cristalinas/ Con mucho jaguara, dijao y lisa/ Camarones, viajacas y guabinas" (85) "Las hermosas oreades dejando/ El gobierno de selva y montanas/ ...
The cause is a fungus, Marasmius oreades, that spreads in a series of expanding circles.
Although small, those little Fairy Ring Mushrooms (Marasmius oreades) have an incredibly tough stem--almost too tough to tear.
Dream Mapping pushed things further: Its collaborators spent three nights in rural Wiltshire, sleeping under the stars inside "fairy rings" formed by Marasmius oreades mushrooms, then logged their dreams (or maybe alternatively induced visions) in notebooks that Hiller subsequently exhibited as artifacts.