Salvelinus

noun
brook trout
Syn: ↑genus Salvelinus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Salmonidae, ↑family Salmonidae
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˌsalvəˈlīnəs, -lēn-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from German dialect sälbling, a char (Salvelinus alpinus), alteration of sälmling — more at saibling
: a genus of fishes (family Salmonidae) distinguished chiefly by their small scales and boat-shaped vomer with teeth only at the end and including a common European fish (S. alpinus) and the American brook trout and Dolly Varden

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  • Salvelinus — Salvelinus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salvelinus — Saiblinge Saibling Systematik Unterklasse: Strahlenflosser (Actinopterygii) Teilklasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Salvelinus — palijos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Salvelinus angl. chars rus. гольцы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – lašišinės siauresnis terminas – amerikinė palija siauresnis terminas – amerikinis ežerinis… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Salvelinus —       fish genus that includes the popular food and sport fishes known as char, brook trout, lake trout, and Dolly Varden trout (qq.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • salvelinus — sal·ve·li·nus …   English syllables

  • Salvelinus agassizi — Systematik Kohorte: Euteleosteomorpha Unterkohorte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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