genus Blennius

noun
type genus of the Blenniidae
Syn: ↑Blennius
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Blenniidae, ↑family Blenniidae
Member Meronyms: ↑shanny, ↑Blennius pholis

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  • Blennius — Taxobox name = Blennius fossil range = fossilrange|20|0 Late Miocene to Present [cite journal last = Sepkoski first = Jack authorlink = coauthors = title = A compendium of fossil marine animal genera journal = Bulletins of American Paleontology… …   Wikipedia

  • Blennius — noun type genus of the Blenniidae • Syn: ↑genus Blennius • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Blenniidae, ↑family Blenniidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blennius pholis — noun European scaleless blenny • Syn: ↑shanny • Hypernyms: ↑blenny, ↑combtooth blenny • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennius, ↑genus Blennius …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blennius ocellaris — Butterfly But ter*fly , n.; pl. {Butterflies}. [Perh. from the color of a yellow species. AS. buter fl[=e]ge, buttor fle[ o]ge; cf. G. butterfliege, D. botervlieg. See {Butter}, and {Fly}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A general name for the numerous species of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lactarius blennius — Taxobox | name = Lactarius blennius image width = 200px image caption = Lactarius blennius regnum = Fungi divisio = Basidiomycota class = Homobasidiomycetes ordo = Russulales familia = Russulaceae genus = Lactarius species = L. blennius binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Blenniidae — noun a family of fish including: combtooth blennies • Syn: ↑family Blenniidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennioidea, ↑suborder Blennioidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butterfly Blenny — Taxobox name = Butterfly blenny image width = 250px status = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Blenniidae genus = Blennius species = B. ocellaris binomial = Blennius ocellaris binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • blenny — /blen ee/, n., pl. blennies. any of several fishes of the family Blenniidae and related families, esp. of the genus Blennius, having a long, tapering body and small pelvic fins inserted before the pectoral fins. [1745 55; < L blennius a kind of… …   Universalium

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