genus Polydactylus

noun
a genus of Polynemidae
Syn: ↑Polydactylus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Polynemidae, ↑family Polynemidae
Member Meronyms: ↑barbu, ↑Polydactylus virginicus

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

  • Polydactylus virginicus — noun found along western Atlantic coast • Syn: ↑barbu • Hypernyms: ↑threadfin • Member Holonyms: ↑Polydactylus, ↑genus Polydactylus …   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

  • Threadfin — Taxobox name = Threadfin image caption = Sixfinger threadfin, Polydactylus sexfilis regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Polynemidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Eleutheronema… …   Wikipedia

  • barbu — noun found along western Atlantic coast • Syn: ↑Polydactylus virginicus • Hypernyms: ↑threadfin • Member Holonyms: ↑Polydactylus, ↑genus Polydactylus * * * /bahr booh /, n. a threadfin, Polydactylus vir …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atlantic threadfin — Taxobox name = Atlantic threadfin regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Polynemidae genus = Polydactylus species = P. octonemus binomial = Polydactylus octonemus binomial authority = (Girard,… …   Wikipedia

  • Polynemidae — noun threadfins • Syn: ↑family Polynemidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Polynemidae — noun threadfins • Syn: ↑Polynemidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • threadfin — noun Date: circa 1890 any of various bony fishes (family Polynemidae, especially genus Polydactylus) having elongated filamentous rays on the pectoral fin; also a fish (as Dorosoma pretense of the herring family) having usually one similar ray… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of fishes of India — This is a list of the fish species found in India and is based on FishBase. [Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2006.FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. [http://www.fishbase.org] , version (05/2006)] AlbuliformesAlbulidae… …   Wikipedia

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