Fundulus

noun
killifish
Syn: ↑genus Fundulus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cyprinodontidae, ↑family Cyprinodontidae

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\\-_ləs\ noun
Etymology: New Latin, from Latin fundus bottom + New Latin -ulus
1. capitalized : a genus of carnivorous cyprinodont fishes including the common killifishes
2. plural fundulus : any fish of the genus Fundulus

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  • Fundŭlus — Fundŭlus, bei Lacépède Familie der Karpfen, Körper länglich, rundlich, Kopf beschuppt, oben niedergedrückt, viele Zähne, vierstrahlige Kiemenhaut; Art: Mudsisch (F. mudfish, Cobitis heteroclita L., Poecilia coenicula Schn.) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Fundulus —   Fundulus Fundulus heteroclitus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fundulus — Taxobox name = Fundulus image width = 250px image caption = Northern studfish, Fundulus catenatus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Fundulidae genus = Fundulus genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Fundulus — paprastieji fundulai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Fundulus angl. killifishes; studfishes; topminnows rus. фундулюсы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – dantkarpinės siauresnis terminas – auksaspalvis… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Fundulus — Fun·du·lus (funґdu ləs) the killifish, a genus of the order Cyprinodontidae. F. heterocliґtus is the common or green killifish, a species much used in biological research …   Medical dictionary

  • fundulus — fun·du·lus …   English syllables

  • Fundulus albolineatus — Weißstreifen Fundulus Systematik Klasse: Knochenfische (Osteichthyes) Unterklasse: Strahlenflosser (Actinopterygii) Ordnung: Zahnkärpflinge (Cyprinodontiformes) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fundulus majalis —   Fundulus majalis Mac …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fundulus zebrinus —   Fundulus zebrinus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fundulus albolineatus —   Fundulus albolineatus …   Wikipedia Español

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