genus Genyonemus

noun
a genus of Sciaenidae
Syn: ↑Genyonemus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Sciaenidae, ↑family Sciaenidae
Member Meronyms: ↑white croaker, ↑chenfish, ↑kingfish, ↑Genyonemus lineatus

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  • Genyonemus — noun a genus of Sciaenidae • Syn: ↑genus Genyonemus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Sciaenidae, ↑family Sciaenidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Genyonemus lineatus — noun small silvery marine food fish found off California • Syn: ↑white croaker, ↑chenfish, ↑kingfish • Hypernyms: ↑croaker • Member Holonyms: ↑Genyonemus, ↑genus Genyonemus …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • White croaker — Taxobox name = White croaker image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Sciaenidae genus = Genyonemus genus authority = Gill, 1861 species = G. lineatus binomial …   Wikipedia

  • kingfish — noun 1. the lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States • Hypernyms: ↑saltwater fish • Part Holonyms: ↑cero, ↑pintado, ↑Scomberomorus regalis 2. large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sciaenidae — noun warm water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea trout • Syn: ↑family Sciaenidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Sciaenidae — noun warm water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea trout • Syn: ↑Sciaenidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • white croaker — noun 1. small silvery marine food fish found off California • Syn: ↑chenfish, ↑kingfish, ↑Genyonemus lineatus • Hypernyms: ↑croaker • Member Holonyms: ↑Genyonemus, ↑gen …   Useful english dictionary

  • chenfish — noun small silvery marine food fish found off California • Syn: ↑white croaker, ↑kingfish, ↑Genyonemus lineatus • Hypernyms: ↑croaker • Member Holonyms: ↑Genyonemus, ↑genus Genyo …   Useful english dictionary

  • kingfish — /king fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) kingfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) kingfishes. 1. any of several marine food fishes of the drum family, esp. of the genus Menticirrhus, found off the E coast of the U.S. 2. Also… …   Universalium

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