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genus pal·in·u·rus

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  1. Palinurus, genus Palinurusnoun

    type genus of the family Palinuridae


  1. genus palinurus

    Genus Palinurus is a genus of spiny lobsters in the family Palinuridae. These lobsters are common in warm seas and are usually nocturnal. They are known for their large size, spiny exoskeleton and distinct coloration. Species in this genus are often used for human consumption. The genus is named after the character Palinurus from Virgil's Aeneid.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of genus Palinurus in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of genus Palinurus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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