genus Lumpenus

noun
a genus of Stichaeidae
Syn: ↑Lumpenus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Stichaeidae, ↑family Stichaeidae
Member Meronyms: ↑snakeblenny, ↑Lumpenus lumpretaeformis, ↑eelblenny

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

  • Lumpenus lumpretaeformis — noun found in Arctic and northern Atlantic waters • Syn: ↑snakeblenny • Hypernyms: ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Lumpenus, ↑genus Lumpenus …   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

  • snakeblenny — noun found in Arctic and northern Atlantic waters • Syn: ↑Lumpenus lumpretaeformis • Hypernyms: ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Lumpenus, ↑genus Lumpenus * * * /snayk blen ee/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) …   Useful english dictionary

  • eelblenny — noun eellike fishes found in subarctic coastal waters • Hypernyms: ↑prickleback • Member Holonyms: ↑Lumpenus, ↑genus Lumpenus * * * /eel blen ee/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) eelblenny, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) eelblennies …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Stichaeidae — noun pricklebacks • Syn: ↑Stichaeidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennioidea, ↑suborder Blennioidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stichaeidae — noun pricklebacks • Syn: ↑family Stichaeidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Blennioidea, ↑suborder Blennioidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prickleback — Taxobox name = Pricklebacks image caption = Cebidichthys violaceus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Stichaeidae familia authority = Gill, 1864 subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = See… …   Wikipedia

  • eelblenny — /eel blen ee/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) eelblenny, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) eelblennies. any of several eellike fishes of the genus Lumpenus, of the prickleback family, found in subarctic coastal waters. [EEL + BLENNY]… …   Universalium

  • snakeblenny — /snayk blen ee/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) snakeblenny, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) snakeblennies. any of several pricklebacks of the genus Lumpenus. [1910 15; SNAKE + BLENNY] * * * …   Universalium

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