genus Naucrates

noun
a genus of Carangidae
Syn: ↑Naucrates
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae
Member Meronyms: ↑pilotfish, ↑Naucrates ductor

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

  • Naucrates ductor — noun small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantas • Syn: ↑pilotfish • Hypernyms: ↑carangid fish, ↑carangid • Member Holonyms: ↑Naucrates, ↑genus Naucrates …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Echeneis — noun type genus of the Echeneididae: typical remoras • Syn: ↑Echeneis • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneidae …   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

  • Echeneis naucrates — noun remoras found attached to sharks • Syn: ↑sharksucker • Hypernyms: ↑remora, ↑suckerfish, ↑sucking fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Echeneis, ↑genus Echeneis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carangidae — Taxobox name = Jacks, pompanos, horse mackerels and scads image width = 240px image caption = Malabar trevally, Carangoides malabaricus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae… …   Wikipedia

  • Pilot fish — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Carangidae — noun large family of narrow bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas • Syn: ↑family Carangidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Carangidae — noun large family of narrow bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas • Syn: ↑Carangidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pilotfish — noun small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantas • Syn: ↑Naucrates ductor • Hypernyms: ↑carangid fish, ↑carangid • Member Holonyms: ↑Naucrates, ↑genus Naucrates …   Useful english dictionary

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