genus Ophiodon

noun
a genus of Ophiodontidae
Syn: ↑Ophiodon
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ophiodontidae, ↑family Ophiodontidae
Member Meronyms: ↑lingcod, ↑Ophiodon elongatus

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  • Hexagrammidae — Taxobox name = Hexagrammidae image caption = Lingcod, Ophiodon elongatus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Scorpaeniformes subordo = Hexagrammoidei familia = Hexagrammidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • lingcod — noun 1. the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States • Hypernyms: ↑saltwater fish • Part Holonyms: ↑Ophiodon elongatus 2. food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlings • Syn: ↑Ophiodon elongatus …   Useful english dictionary

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