genus Prosopium

noun
whitefishes
Syn: ↑Prosopium
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Coregonidae, ↑family Coregonidae

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  • Prosopium — Taxobox name = Prosopium fossil range = Late Miocene to Present [cite journal last = Sepkoski first = Jack authorlink = coauthors = title = A compendium of fossil marine animal genera journal = Bulletins of American Paleontology volume = 364… …   Wikipedia

  • Prosopium — noun whitefishes • Syn: ↑genus Prosopium • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Coregonidae, ↑family Coregonidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prosopium cylindraceum — noun a whitefish with a bronze back; of northern North America and Siberia • Syn: ↑round whitefish, ↑Menominee whitefish • Hypernyms: ↑whitefish • Member Holonyms: ↑Prosopium, ↑genus Prosopium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prosopium williamsonii — noun whitefish of the western United States and Canada • Syn: ↑Rocky Mountain whitefish • Hypernyms: ↑whitefish • Member Holonyms: ↑Prosopium, ↑genus Prosopium …   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

  • Whitefish — or white fish may refer to:In fishing terminology: * Whitefish (fisheries term), a fisheries term referring to the flesh of many types of fish In fish species: * Freshwater whitefish, members of the subfamily Coregoninae in the family Salmonidae …   Wikipedia

  • Bear Lake whitefish — Taxobox name = Bear Lake whitefish regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Salmoniformes familia = Salmonidae genus = Prosopium species = P. abyssicola binomial = Prosopium abyssicola binomial authority = (Snyder,… …   Wikipedia

  • Bonneville whitefish — Taxobox name = Bonneville whitefish regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Salmoniformes familia = Salmonidae genus = Prosopium species = P. spilonotus binomial = Prosopium spilonotus binomial authority = (Snyder,… …   Wikipedia

  • Pygmy Whitefish — Taxobox name = Pygmy whitesifh image width = 250px image caption = status = LC regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii superordo = Protacanthopterygii ordo = Salmoniformes familia = Salmonidae genus = Prosopium species = P.… …   Wikipedia

  • Round whitefish — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

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