genus Chaetodipterus

noun
a genus of Ephippidae
Syn: ↑Chaetodipterus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ephippidae, ↑family Ephippidae
Member Meronyms: ↑spadefish, ↑angelfish, ↑Chaetodipterus faber

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  • Chaetodipterus — noun a genus of Ephippidae • Syn: ↑genus Chaetodipterus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ephippidae, ↑family Ephippidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chaetodipterus faber — noun deep bodied disk shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑spadefish, ↑angelfish • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Member Holonyms: ↑Chaetodipt …   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

  • Atlantic spadefish — Atlantic spadefish[1] Scientific classification Domain: Eukaryota …   Wikipedia

  • Ephippidae — Taxobox name = Spadefishes and batfishes image width = 240px image caption = Teira Batfish, Platax teira regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Ephippidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • angelfish — noun 1. a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus • Hypernyms: ↑butterfly fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Pomacanthus, ↑genus Pomacanthus 2. deep bodied disk shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑spadefish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • spadefish — /spayd fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) spadefish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) spadefishes. a deep bodied marine fish of the genus Chaetodipterus, esp. C. faber, of Atlantic coastal waters of North America. [1695 1705;… …   Universalium

  • spadefish — noun deep bodied disk shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑angelfish, ↑Chaetodipterus faber • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ephippidae — noun small family comprising the spadefishes • Syn: ↑family Ephippidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ord …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ephippidae — noun small family comprising the spadefishes • Syn: ↑Ephippidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

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