genus gasterosteus

noun
type genus of the family Gasterosteidae
Syn: ↑Gasterosteus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Gasterosteidae, ↑family Gasterosteidae

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

  • Gasterosteus aculeatus — noun of rivers and coastal regions • Syn: ↑three spined stickleback • Hypernyms: ↑stickleback, ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Gasterosteus, ↑genus gasterosteus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gasterosteus pungitius — noun confined to rivers • Syn: ↑ten spined stickleback • Hypernyms: ↑stickleback, ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Gasterosteus, ↑genus gasterosteus …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Three-spined stickleback — Taxobox name = Three spined stickleback status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Gasterosteiformes familia = Gasterosteidae genus = Gasterosteus species = G.… …   Wikipedia

  • three-spined stickleback — noun of rivers and coastal regions • Syn: ↑Gasterosteus aculeatus • Hypernyms: ↑stickleback, ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Gasterosteus, ↑genus gasterosteus * * * ˈ ̷  …   Useful english dictionary

  • ten-spined stickleback — noun confined to rivers • Syn: ↑Gasterosteus pungitius • Hypernyms: ↑stickleback, ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Gasterosteus, ↑genus gasterosteus …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Gasterosteidae — noun sticklebacks • Syn: ↑Gasterosteidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Solenichthyes, ↑order Solenichthyes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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