genus Gerres

noun
type genus of the Gerreidae
Syn: ↑Gerres
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Gerreidae, ↑family Gerreidae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae
Member Meronyms: ↑yellowfin mojarra, ↑Gerres cinereus

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  • Gerres — noun type genus of the Gerreidae • Syn: ↑genus Gerres • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gerreidae, ↑family Gerreidae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gerres cinereus — noun popular panfish from Bermuda and Gulf of Mexico to Brazil • Syn: ↑yellowfin mojarra • Hypernyms: ↑mojarra • Member Holonyms: ↑Gerres, ↑genus Gerres …   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

  • Gerridae — noun 1. mojarras • Syn: ↑Gerreidae, ↑family Gerreidae, ↑family Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Common Silver Biddy — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii …   Wikipedia

  • family Gerridae — noun 1. mojarras • Syn: ↑Gerreidae, ↑family Gerreidae, ↑Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellowfin mojarra — noun popular panfish from Bermuda and Gulf of Mexico to Brazil • Syn: ↑Gerres cinereus • Hypernyms: ↑mojarra • Member Holonyms: ↑Gerres, ↑genus Gerres …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Gerreidae — noun mojarras • Syn: ↑Gerreidae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gerreidae — noun mojarras • Syn: ↑family Gerreidae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • A alnifolia — Shad Shad (sh[a^]d), n. sing. & pl. [AS. sceadda a kind of fish, akin to Prov. G. schade; cf. Ir. & Gael. sgadan a herring, W. ysgadan herrings; all perhaps akin to E. skate a fish.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of food fishes of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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