genus Lepomis

noun
bream
Syn: ↑Lepomis
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Centrarchidae, ↑family Centrarchidae
Member Meronyms:

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  • Lepomis — Taxobox name = Lepomis fossil range=Middle Miocene to Recent image width = 250px image caption = Redbreast sunfish ( L. auritus ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Centrarchidae genus =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Lepomis gibbosus — noun small brilliantly colored North American sunfish • Syn: ↑pumpkinseed • Hypernyms: ↑sunfish, ↑centrarchid • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepomis, ↑genus Lepomis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lepomis macrochirus — noun important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States • Syn: ↑bluegill • Hypernyms: ↑freshwater bream, ↑bream • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepomis, ↑genus Lepomis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lepomis punctatus — noun inhabits streams from South Carolina to Florida; esteemed panfish • Syn: ↑spotted sunfish, ↑stumpknocker • Hypernyms: ↑freshwater bream, ↑bream • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepomis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Redbreast sunfish — Taxobox name = Redbreast Sunfish status = secure image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Centrarchidae genus = Lepomis species = L. auritus binomial = Lepomis auritus binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Bluegill — For the exoatmospheric nuclear test, refer to Bluegill (nuclear test).Taxobox name = Bluegill status = secure image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Centrarchidae genus =… …   Wikipedia

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