genus Gambusia

noun
mosquitofish
Syn: ↑Gambusia
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Poeciliidae, ↑family Poeciliidae
Member Meronyms: ↑mosquitofish, ↑Gambusia affinis

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  • Gambusia affinis — Female Male …   Wikipedia

  • Gambusia — n. A genus of fish including some of the mosquitofish. Syn: genus {Gambusia}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gambusia — ☆ gambusia [gam byo͞o′zē ə, gam byo͞o′sē ə] n. [ModL, altered from Cuban Sp gambusino ] any of a genus (Gambusia) of small freshwater livebearers useful in mosquito control, including the mosquitofish …   English World dictionary

  • Gambusia — Taxobox name = Gambusia image width = 250px image caption = Cuban gambusia, Gambusia punctata regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Poeciliidae genus = Gambusia genus authority = Poey,… …   Wikipedia

  • Gambusia — Gambusen Koboldkärpfling (Gambusia affinis) Systematik Teilklasse: Echte Knochenfische (Teleostei) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gambusia amistadensis — Amistad Kärpfling Systematik Unterklasse: Strahlenflosser (Actinopterygii) Ordnung: Zahnkärpflinge (Cyprinodontiformes) Familie: Poeciliidae …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gambusia dominicensis — Eastern mosquitofish Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopteryg …   Wikipedia

  • Gambusia aestiputeus — Taxobox name = Gambusia aestiputeus status = DD | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Poeciliidae genus = Gambusia species = G. aestiputeus binomial = Gambusia… …   Wikipedia

  • Gambusia krumholzi — Taxobox name = Gambusia krumholzi status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Poeciliidae genus = Gambusia species = G. krumholzi binomial = Gambusia… …   Wikipedia

  • Gambusia speciosa — Taxobox name = Gambusia speciosa status = DD | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Poeciliidae genus = Gambusia species = G. speciosa binomial = Gambusia… …   Wikipedia

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