genus Centropomus

noun
type genus of the Centropomidae: snooks
Syn: ↑Centropomus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Centropomidae, ↑family Centropomidae

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  • Centropomus — Temporal range: 55–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Centropomus — n. the type genus of the {Centropomidae}, comprising the {snooks}, and including {Centropomus undecimalis}, a large bony sport fish also esteemed as food. Syn: genus {Centropomus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centropomus undecimalis — Centropomus Centropomus n. the type genus of the {Centropomidae}, comprising the {snooks}, and including {Centropomus undecimalis}, a large bony sport fish also esteemed as food. Syn: genus {Centropomus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centropomus — noun type genus of the Centropomidae: snooks • Syn: ↑genus Centropomus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Centropomidae, ↑family Centropomidae …   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

  • Centropomidae — Snooks Common snook, Centropomus undecimalis Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Common snook — Róbalo redirects here. For the fish from southern South America, see Eleginopidae. Common snook Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Centropomidae — noun a family of fish or the order Perciformes including robalos • Syn: ↑family Centropomidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • snook — snook1 /snoohk, snook/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) snook, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) snooks. 1. any basslike fish of the genus Centropomus, esp. C. undecimalis, inhabiting waters off Florida and the West Indies and south to …   Universalium

  • family Centropomidae — noun a family of fish or the order Perciformes including robalos • Syn: ↑Centropomidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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