genus Palometa

noun
a genus of Stromateidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Stromateidae, ↑family Stromateidae
Member Meronyms: ↑palometa, ↑California pompano, ↑Palometa simillima

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  • palometa — noun smaller than Florida pompano; common in West Indies • Syn: ↑California pompano, ↑Palometa simillima • Hypernyms: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish, ↑stromateid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palometa simillima — noun smaller than Florida pompano; common in West Indies • Syn: ↑palometa, ↑California pompano • Hypernyms: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish, ↑stromateid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • palometa — Pompano Pom pa*no, n. [Sp. p[ a]mpano.] [Written also {pampano}.] (Zo[ o]l.) 1. Any one of several species of marine fishes of the genus {Trachynotus}, of which four species are found on the Atlantic coast of the United States; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • California pompano — noun smaller than Florida pompano; common in West Indies • Syn: ↑palometa, ↑Palometa simillima • Hypernyms: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish, ↑stromateid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Stromateidae — noun butterfishes: harvest fishes; dollar fishes • Syn: ↑Stromateidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stromateidae — noun butterfishes: harvest fishes; dollar fishes • Syn: ↑family Stromateidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trachinotus goodei — Taxobox name = Palometa image caption = status= LC status system=iucn3.1 status ref =IUCN 2007. 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. . Downloaded on 23 February 2008. ] regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Pygocentrus — Dieser Artikel befasst sich mit den Gattungen der Piranha Fische; weitere Bedeutungen siehe Piranha (Begriffsklärung) Piranhas Piranha Systematik Teilklasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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