genus Lactophrys

noun
a genus of Ostraciidae
Syn: ↑Lactophrys
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciontidae
Member Meronyms: ↑cowfish, ↑Lactophrys quadricornis

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  • Lactophrys — noun a genus of Ostraciidae • Syn: ↑genus Lactophrys • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciontidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lactophrys quadricornis — noun trunkfish having hornlike spines over the eyes • Syn: ↑cowfish • Hypernyms: ↑boxfish, ↑trunkfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Lactophrys, ↑genus Lactophrys …   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

  • Ostraciidae — Boxfishes and trunkfish Honeycomb cowfish, Acanthostracion polygonius. Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Boxfish — Taxobox name = Boxfishes image caption = Honeycomb cowfish, Acanthostracion polygonius . regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Tetraodontiformes familia = Ostraciidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = See text …   Wikipedia

  • cowfish — noun trunkfish having hornlike spines over the eyes • Syn: ↑Lactophrys quadricornis • Hypernyms: ↑boxfish, ↑trunkfish • Member Holonyms: ↑Lactophrys, ↑genus Lactophrys …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ostraciidae — noun boxfishes • Syn: ↑Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciontidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Plectognathi, ↑order Plectognathi, ↑order Tetraodo …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ostraciontidae — noun boxfishes • Syn: ↑Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Plectognathi, ↑order Plectognathi, ↑order Tetraodontifor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ostraciidae — noun boxfishes • Syn: ↑family Ostraciidae, ↑family Ostraciontidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Plectognathi, ↑order Plectognathi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scrawled cowfish — Taxobox regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Tetraodontiformes familia = Ostraciidae genus = Acanthostracion species = A. quadricornis binomial = Acanthostracion quadricornis binomial authority = (Linnaeus, 1758)The …   Wikipedia

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