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Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895)

Biólogo británico
Palabras acuñadas por este creador:
Total de palabras: 6
Palabra Información
biogénesis (biogenesis) 1870
euricéfalo, la (eurycephalic) 1866
lecriodonto, ta (lechriodont) 1875
Metaterios (Metatheria) 1880
metencéfalo (metencephalon) 1871
Prototerios (Prototheria) 1880
biogénesis . 1870. Nature 15 Sept. 401 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de biogenesis
"The hypothesis that living matter always arises by the agency of pre-existing living matter‥I shall call the hypothesis of Biogenesis" (OED).
euricéfalo . 1866. S. Laing Pre-hist. Remains Caithness 85 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de eurycephalic
"I propose to subdivide the Brachycephali into Eurycephali, with the cephalic index ·80 to ·84, and Brachistocephali, with the cephalic index ·85 and above" (OED).
lechriodonto, ta . 1875. Encycl. Brit. I. 760/2 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de lechriodont
"The one end of the palatine‥becomes directed transversely to the axis of the skull, immediately behind the posterior nostril, its teeth continuing the transverse line of the teeth of the vomers. Salamanders with the teeth thus disposed have been termed ‘lechriodont’" (OED).
Metaterios . 1880. Proc. Zool. Soc. 654 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de Metatheria
"An intermediate type between that of the Prototheria and that of the higher mammals, which may be termed that of the Metatheria" (OED).
metencéfalo . 1871. Man. Anat. Vertebr. Animals ii. 60 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de metencephalon
"The hind-brain differs from the posterior cerebral vesicle in being differentiated into the medulla oblongata (or myelencephalon) behind, and the cerebellum with the pons varoli (which together constitute the metencephalon) in front" (OED).
Prototerios . 1880. Proc. Zool. Soc. 653 (OED)
Texto de la acuñación de prototheria
"It will be convenient to have a distinct name, Prototheria, for the group which includes these, at present, hypothetical embodiments of that lowest stage of the mammalian type, of which the existing Monotremes are the only known representatives" (OED).
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