genus Hexanchus

noun
a genus of Hexanchidae
Syn: ↑Hexanchus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hexanchidae, ↑family Hexanchidae
Member Meronyms: ↑cow shark, ↑six-gilled shark, ↑Hexanchus griseus

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

  • Hexanchus griseus — noun large primitive shark widely distributed in warm seas • Syn: ↑cow shark, ↑six gilled shark • Hypernyms: ↑shark • Member Holonyms: ↑Hexanchus, ↑genus Hexanchus …   Useful english dictionary

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  • six-gilled shark — noun large primitive shark widely distributed in warm seas • Syn: ↑cow shark, ↑Hexanchus griseus • Hypernyms: ↑shark • Member Holonyms: ↑Hexanchus, ↑genus Hexanchus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • cow shark — noun large primitive shark widely distributed in warm seas • Syn: ↑six gilled shark, ↑Hexanchus griseus • Hypernyms: ↑shark • Member Holonyms: ↑Hexanchus, ↑genus Hexanchus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hexanchidae — noun primitive sharks • Syn: ↑family Hexanchidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Elasmobranchii, ↑subclass Elasmobranchii, ↑Selachii, ↑subclass …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bigeyed sixgill shark — Taxobox name = Bigeyed sixgill shark regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes subclassis = Elasmobranchii ordo = Hexanchiformes familia = Hexanchidae genus = Hexanchus species = H. nakamurai range range map width = 200px range …   Wikipedia

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