genus Anarhichas

noun
type genus of the Anarhichadidae
Syn: ↑Anarhichas
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Anarhichadidae, ↑family Anarhichadidae
Member Meronyms: ↑wolffish, ↑wolf fish, ↑catfish

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  • Anarhichas — noun type genus of the Anarhichadidae • Syn: ↑genus Anarhichas • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Anarhichadidae, ↑family Anarhichadidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   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

  • Anarhichadidae — Taxobox name = Wolffishes image width = 240px image caption = Atlantic wolffish, Anarhichas lupus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Anarhichadidae familia authority = Bonaparte, 1846… …   Wikipedia

  • Seawolf (fish) — Taxobox name = Atlantic wolffish image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Anarhichadidae genus = Anarhichas species = A. lupus binomial = Anarhichas lupus binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Spotted wolffish — Taxobox image caption = Recently caught individual from , Greenland status = VU status = Threatened in Canada regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Anarhichadidae genus = Anarhichas species = A …   Wikipedia

  • Northern wolffish — Conservation status Threatened in Canada Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • wolffish — noun 1. large ferocious northern deep sea food fishes with strong teeth and no pelvic fins • Syn: ↑wolf fish, ↑catfish • Hypernyms: ↑blennioid fish, ↑blennioid • Member Holonyms: ↑Anarhichas, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wolffish — /woolf fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) wolffish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) wolffishes. 1. any large fish of the genus Anarhichas, as A. lupus of the northern Atlantic, allied to the blenny and noted for its ferocious… …   Universalium

  • Anarhichadidae — noun wolffishes • Syn: ↑family Anarhichadidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennioidea, ↑suborder Blennioidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Anarhichadidae — noun wolffishes • Syn: ↑Anarhichadidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennioidea, ↑suborder Blennioidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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