genus Lobotes

noun
type genus of the Lobotidae
Syn: ↑Lobotes
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lobotidae, ↑family Lobotidae
Member Meronyms: ↑tripletail

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  • Lobotes — n. The type genus of the {Lobotidae}. Syn: genus {Lobotes}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lobotes — noun type genus of the Lobotidae • Syn: ↑genus Lobotes • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Lobotidae, ↑family Lobotidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   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

  • Tripletail — Taxobox name = Tripletails image width = 240px image caption = Atlantic tripletail, Lobotes surinamensis regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Lobotidae genus = Lobotes genus authority = Cuvier… …   Wikipedia

  • tripletail — noun large food fish of warm waters worldwide having long anal and dorsal fins that with a caudal fin suggest a three lobed tail • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑Atlantic tripletail, ↑Lobotes surinamensis, ↑Pacific… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tripletail — /trip euhl tayl /, n. 1. a large food fish, Lobotes surinamensis, inhabiting the warmer waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, having the lobes of its dorsal and anal fins extending backward and, with the caudal fin, suggesting a …   Universalium

  • Atlantic tripletail — Taxobox | name = Atlantic tripletail image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Lobotidae genus = Lobotes species = L. surinamensis binomial = Lobotes surinamensis binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • family Lobotidae — noun tripletails • Syn: ↑Lobotidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lobotidae — noun tripletails • Syn: ↑family Lobotidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • perciform — ▪ fish order Introduction       any member of the order Perciformes, a group of bony fishes with more than 6,000 species placed in about 150 families. The order is the largest group of fishes in the world today. Perciform fishes occur in… …   Universalium

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