Argus

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Argus is the Latinized form of the Ancient Greek word Argos. It may refer to:

Greek mythology[edit]

Technology[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

Military[edit]

  • CP-107 Argus, a Royal Canadian Air Force maritime patrol aircraft
  • HMS Argus, the name of many ships in the British Royal Navy
  • RFA Argus (A135), a Primary Casualty Receiving Ship in Britain's Royal Fleet Auxiliary
  • USS Argus, various ships of the United States Navy
  • The French brig Argus, a French naval ship that took part in the Battle of Trafalgar
  • Fairchild Argus, a British version of the C-61 Forwarder light military transport aircraft

Publishing[edit]

See The Argus (disambiguation) for publications named "The Argus"

Biology[edit]

  • Argus (bird), pheasants from the genera Argusianus and Rheinartia
  • Argus butterflies, including:
    • Nymphalidae, e.g. Erebia, Junonia
    • Polyommatinae (Lycaenidae), e.g. as Aricia, Plebeius, Polyommatus
    • Theclinae (Lycaenidae): the invalid genus Argus (described by Gerhard, 1850), now in Satyrium
  • Argus (described by Bohadsch in 1761): a gastropod genus in the family Discodoridae
  • Argus monitor (Varanus panoptes), a species of lizard

Other fields[edit]

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