genus Remilegia

noun
a genus of Echeneididae
Syn: ↑Remilegia
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneidae
Member Meronyms: ↑whale sucker, ↑whalesucker, ↑Remilegia australis

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  • Remilegia — noun a genus of Echeneididae • Syn: ↑genus Remilegia • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Remilegia australis — noun large blue Pacific remora that attaches to whales and dolphins • Syn: ↑whale sucker, ↑whalesucker • Hypernyms: ↑remora, ↑suckerfish, ↑sucking fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Remilegia …   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

  • whale sucker — noun large blue Pacific remora that attaches to whales and dolphins • Syn: ↑whalesucker, ↑Remilegia australis • Hypernyms: ↑remora, ↑suckerfish, ↑sucking fish • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • whalesucker — noun large blue Pacific remora that attaches to whales and dolphins • Syn: ↑whale sucker, ↑Remilegia australis • Hypernyms: ↑remora, ↑suckerfish, ↑sucking fish • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Echeneididae — noun fishes having a sucking disk on the head for clinging to other fishes and to ships • Syn: ↑family Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Discocephali, ↑order Discocephali …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Echeneidae — noun fishes having a sucking disk on the head for clinging to other fishes and to ships • Syn: ↑Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneididae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Discocephali, ↑order Discocephali …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Echeneididae — noun fishes having a sucking disk on the head for clinging to other fishes and to ships • Syn: ↑Echeneididae, ↑family Echeneidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Discocephali, ↑order Discocephali …   Useful english dictionary

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