genus Phoxinus

noun
minnows
Syn: ↑Phoxinus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cyprinidae, ↑family Cyprinidae
Member Meronyms: ↑minnow, ↑Phoxinus phoxinus

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  • Phoxinus bigerri — Taxobox name = Phoxinus bigerri status = unknown regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes familia = Cyprinidae genus = Phoxinus species = P. bigerri binomial = Phoxinus bigerri Phoxinus bigerri is a… …   Wikipedia

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  • Phoxinus phoxinus — noun very small European freshwater fish common in gravelly streams • Syn: ↑minnow • Hypernyms: ↑cyprinid, ↑cyprinid fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Phoxinus, ↑genus Phoxinus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phoxinus laevis — Minnow Min now, n. [OE. menow, cf. AS. myne; also OE. menuse, OF. menuise small fish; akin to E. minish, minute.] [Written also {minow}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European fresh water cyprinoid fish ({Phoxinus l[ae]vis}, formerly… …   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

  • Leuciscus phoxinus — Minnow Min now, n. [OE. menow, cf. AS. myne; also OE. menuse, OF. menuise small fish; akin to E. minish, minute.] [Written also {minow}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European fresh water cyprinoid fish ({Phoxinus l[ae]vis}, formerly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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