family Gonorhynchidae


family Gonorhynchidae
noun
coextensive with the genus Gonorhynchus
Syn: ↑Gonorhynchidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish family
Member Holonyms: ↑Isospondyli, ↑order Isospondyli
Member Meronyms: ↑Gonorhynchus, ↑genus Gonorhynchus

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  • Gonorhynchidae — noun coextensive with the genus Gonorhynchus • Syn: ↑family Gonorhynchidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Isospondyli, ↑order Isospondyli • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish family — noun any of various families of fish • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Cobitidae, ↑family Cobitidae, ↑Cyprinidae, ↑family Cyprinidae, ↑Electrophoridae, ↑family Electrophori …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gonorhynchus — noun slender cylindrical marine fishes lacking air bladders and teeth • Syn: ↑genus Gonorhynchus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gonorhynchidae, ↑family Gonorhynchidae • Member M …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isospondyli — noun most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon • Syn: ↑order Isospondyli • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Isospondyli — noun most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon • Syn: ↑Isospondyli • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacop …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Gonorhynchus — noun slender cylindrical marine fishes lacking air bladders and teeth • Syn: ↑Gonorhynchus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gonorhynchidae, ↑family Gonorhynchidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • sandfish — /sand fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) sandfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) sandfishes. 1. either of two scaleless fishes of the family Trichodontidae, of the North Pacific, that live in sand or mud. 2. Also called beaked …   Universalium

  • Beaked salmon — Taxobox name = Beaked salmon image width = 200px image caption = Gonorynchus greyi regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Gonorynchiformes familia = Gonorynchidae genus = Gonorynchus genus authority = Scopoli ex… …   Wikipedia


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