type genus of the Polyodontidae
Syn: ↑genus Polyodon
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Polyodontidae, ↑family Polyodontidae
Member Meronyms: ↑paddlefish, ↑duckbill, ↑Polyodon spathula

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  • Polyŏdon — Polyŏdon, 1) so v.w. Vielecksisch; 2) P. H. B., Grasgattung aus der Familie der Gramineae Chlorideae; Art: P. distichus, in Quito …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Polyodon — Polyodon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Polyodon — amerikiniai irklanosiai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Polyodon angl. paddlefishes; spadefishes rus. веслоносы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – irklanosinės siauresnis terminas – amerikinis irklanosis …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Polyodon —   Gk polys, several; odous, tooth. Lemmas five or seven toothed …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • polyodon — poly·odon …   English syllables

  • Polyodon spathula — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Pez espátula Estado de conservación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Polyodon spathula — Polyodon spathula …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Polyodon spathula — Löffelstör Ein Löffelstör (Polyodon spathula) Systematik Unterklasse: Strahlenflosser (Actinopterygii) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Polyodon spathula — noun primitive fish of the Mississippi valley having a long paddle shaped snout • Syn: ↑paddlefish, ↑duckbill • Hypernyms: ↑ganoid, ↑ganoid fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Polyodon, ↑genus Polyodon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polyodon spathula — Paddlefish Pad dle*fish , n. (Zo[ o]l) A large ganoid fish ({Polyodon spathula}) found in the rivers of the Mississippi Valley. It has a long spatula shaped snout. Called also {duck billed cat}, and {spoonbill sturgeon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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