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pli·catoperi·pa·tus jamaicen·sis

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  1. Plicatoperipatus jamaicensisnoun

    a kind of onychophoran


  1. plicatoperipatus jamaicensis

    Plicatoperipatus jamaicensis is a species of velvet worm in the Peripatidae family. It is also known as the "Jamaican velvet worm". This species was first described in 1896 and is endemic to Jamaica. Like other velvet worms, it is a terrestrial, soft-bodied, segmented animal with a distinct head and elongated body. It inhabits moist environments like leaf litter and rotting logs, where it preys on small invertebrates.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Plicatoperipatus jamaicensis in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Plicatoperipatus jamaicensis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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