a genus of Bothidae
Syn: ↑genus Psetta
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bothidae, ↑family Bothidae
Member Meronyms: ↑turbot, ↑Psetta maxima

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\\ˈsed.ə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek psētta, a flatfish; perhaps akin to Greek psēchein to rub down
: a genus of large flatfishes including the European turbot

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  • Psetta maeotica — Schwarzmeer Steinbutt Schwarzmeer Steinbutt (Psetta maeotica); Blind und Augenseite Systematik Unterklasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Psetta maxima — Turbot  Pour l’article homophone, voir Turbo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psetta maxima —   Rodaballo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Psetta maxima — Steinbutt Ein gut getarnter Steinbutt Systematik Unterklasse: Strahlenflosser (Actinopterygii) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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