genus Decapterus

noun
scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
Syn: ↑Decapterus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae
Member Meronyms:

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  • Decapterus — noun scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution • Syn: ↑genus Decapterus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Decapterus macarellus — noun small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil • Syn: ↑mackerel scad, ↑mackerel shad • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Decapterus punctatus — noun small fusiform fish of western Atlantic • Syn: ↑round scad, ↑cigarfish, ↑quiaquia • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Mackerel scad — Decapterus macarellus Mackerel scad (Decapterus macarellus) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Carangidae — Taxobox name = Jacks, pompanos, horse mackerels and scads image width = 240px image caption = Malabar trevally, Carangoides malabaricus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae… …   Wikipedia

  • Koheru — Decapterus koheru Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • mackerel scad — noun small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil • Syn: ↑mackerel shad, ↑Decapterus macarellus • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carangidae — noun large family of narrow bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas • Syn: ↑family Carangidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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