Quantcast

Latest Lima Stories

ancient crocodilian species
2015-02-26 11:59:22

Researchers from the American Museum of Natural History and the Museum of Natural History in Lima, Peru have unearthed an incredible group of seven-different ancient crocodile species in what the western Amazon region of what is now northeastern Peru.

2015-02-19 23:11:45

Range Kleen Mfg. Inc.

2015-02-13 23:05:58

Now in stores Range Kleen is officially announcing availability of three exclusive patterns for electric stoves. Lima, OH (PRWEB) February 13, 2015 Range

2015-01-28 12:22:00

LIMA, Peru, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Grana y Montero S.A.A.

2014-12-19 23:07:01

Range Kleen’s CeramaBake® Innovative Ceramic Technology Bakeware will be featured in Zulily’s Be a Bake Sale Star Event starting 12/19/14 through 12/22/14. Lima,

2014-12-17 08:21:13

New 2015 Honda Crosstour available at Allan Nott Honda in Lima, Ohio LIMA, Ohio, Dec.

91648716
2014-12-12 07:27:09

A publicity stunt organized by Greenpeace at the Nazca Lines has officials at the environmental advocacy group apologizing and potentially facing prosecution for possible damage caused at the ancient Peruvian heritage site.

climate change conference begins
2014-12-01 08:59:13

The United States and China announced an agreement earlier this year to reduce carbon emissions, and some observers are predicting the announcement could kick-start a trend of similar commitments from other countries as the annual UN climate conference begins in Peru today.


Latest Lima Reference Libraries

Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis
2013-04-16 19:05:32

The Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis, is a species of bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. It’s found in shallow waters in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and is able to swim. This clam has a pair of hinged, thin, asymmetric white valves and a red mantle with a fringe of long and tapering pink and grey banded tentacles at its edge. Also around the margin of the mantle is a row of tiny eyespots that can detect light and shade, and might alert the animal of an approaching...

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians
2013-04-16 18:59:32

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians, is a species of small saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. The flame shell looks a lot like a scallop with a bright orange fringe of filaments emerging from between the valve of its shell. The bivalves fashion a felt-lined nest by making sticky threads which bind stones and pieces of shell debris. This shell is distributed primarily in the west coast of Scotland from the sub littoral, down to 100 meters, although...

0_c1ee1b375950b18b44d11c9b23b87460
2008-04-30 23:11:20

The Flame Scallop or Rough Fileclam (Lima scabra), is found in the Caribbean Sea. Lima scabra are members of the Phylum Mollusca. Flame scallops are also bivalve mollusks. Although their name would suggest otherwise, flame scallops have no relation to scallops, besides their exterior. Flame scallops have a rough outer shell with a red mantle. Surrounding the mantel are red and white tentacles. The flame scallop's vibrant red color is due to the large amount of carotenoids found within...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.