What does costia mean?

Definitions for costia
cos·ti·a

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word costia.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. costia, Costia necatrixnoun

    a flagellate that is the cause of the frequently fatal fish disease costiasis

Wikipedia

  1. costia

    Agropyron is a genus of Eurasian plants in the grass family), native to Europe and Asia but widely naturalized in North America.Species in the genus are commonly referred to as wheatgrass. SpeciesAgropyron badamense - Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Agropyron bulbosum - Iran Agropyron cimmericum - Ukraine, Crimea Agropyron cristatum - Crested wheatgrass - Eurasia + North Africa from Spain + Morocco to Korea + Khabarovsk; naturalized in western + central North America (United States, Canada, northern Mexico) Agropyron dasyanthum - Ukraine Agropyron desertorum - Desert Wheatgrass - from Crimea + Caucasus to Mongolia + Siberia Agropyron deweyi - Turkey Agropyron fragile - Siberian wheatgrass - from Caucasus to Mongolia; naturalized in scattered locales in western United States + Canada Agropyron michnoi - Buryatiya, Zabaykalsky Krai, Mongolia, Inner Mongolia Agropyron mongolicum - Gansu, Inner Mongolia, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Xinjiang Agropyron × pilosiglume - European Russia Agropyron tanaiticum - Ukraine, European Russia Agropyron thomsonii - Western Himalayas Agropyron tsukushiense (Honda) Ohwi Ohwi synonym Elymus tsukushiensis Agropyron tsukushiense var. transiens (Hack.) Ohwi synonym Elymus tsukushiensisformerly includedspecies now considered better suited in other genera: Crithopsis Elymus Kengyilia Leymus Thinopyrum Vulpia etc.

ChatGPT

  1. costia

    Costia is a common term used in aquaculture and aquarium communities to refer to a microscopic flagellate protozoan parasite, scientifically known as Ichthyobodo necator, that infects the gills and skin of fish, causing a disease known as Costiasis. This parasite can severely affect the health of the fish causing loss of scales, inflammation, respiratory distress and even death. It's particularly prevalent in conditions of poor water quality.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce costia?

How to say costia in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of costia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of costia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Translation

Find a translation for the costia definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"costia." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 20 Apr. 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/costia>.

Discuss these costia definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for costia? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    costia

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    a long narrow excavation in the earth
    A canopy
    B ditch
    C ignominy
    D germ

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for costia: