Words nearby setaceous
OTHER WORDS FROM setaceousse·ta·ceous·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for setaceous
The two endemic Rubi have the prickles reduced to the setaceous condition, and the two palms are unarmed.Darwinism (1889)|Alfred Russel Wallace
Antennæ setaceous, simple, very slender, full half the length of the body.
On dry hills a close tufted grass, with setaceous leaves, and in rich soils creeping and luxuriant with broad leaves.Grasses|H. Marshall Ward
Bisetose -ous: with two bristle-like or setaceous appendages.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The grasshoppers with setaceous antenn (Acrida) have four tarsal joints.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. II (of 4)|William Kirby