genus Holocentrus

noun
type genus of the family Holocentridae; squirrelfishes
Syn: ↑Holocentrus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentridae, ↑family Holocentridae

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  • Holocentrus — prop. n. The type genus of the family {Holocentridae}, comprising some of the squirrelfishes. Syn: genus {Holocentrus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holocentrus — noun type genus of the family Holocentridae; squirrelfishes • Syn: ↑genus Holocentrus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentridae, ↑family Holocentridae • Member Mero …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holocentrus ascensionis — noun bright red fish of West Indies and Bermuda • Hypernyms: ↑squirrelfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentrus, ↑genus Holocentrus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holocentrus bullisi — noun a squirrelfish found from South Carolina to Bermuda and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑deepwater squirrelfish • Hypernyms: ↑squirrelfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentrus, ↑genus Holocentrus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holocentrus coruscus — noun on reefs from Bermuda and Florida to northern South America • Syn: ↑reef squirrelfish • Hypernyms: ↑squirrelfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentrus, ↑genus Holocentrus …   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

  • Holocentridae — Squirrelfish redirects here. For the JavaScript engine, see WebKit. Holocentridae Holocentrus ascensionis Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Holocentridae — noun squirrelfishes and soldierfishes • Syn: ↑family Holocentridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Berycomorphi, ↑order Berycomorphi • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • deepwater squirrelfish — noun a squirrelfish found from South Carolina to Bermuda and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑Holocentrus bullisi • Hypernyms: ↑squirrelfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentrus, ↑genus Holocentrus …   Useful english dictionary

  • reef squirrelfish — noun on reefs from Bermuda and Florida to northern South America • Syn: ↑Holocentrus coruscus • Hypernyms: ↑squirrelfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentrus, ↑genus Holocentrus …   Useful english dictionary

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