genus Serranus

noun
type genus of the Serranidae: mostly small Pacific sea basses
Syn: ↑Serranus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Serranidae, ↑family Serranidae
Member Meronyms: ↑belted sandfish, ↑Serranus subligarius

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  • Serranus — Taxobox name = Serranus fossil range = Thanetian 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 issue =… …   Wikipedia

  • Serranus — noun type genus of the Serranidae: mostly small Pacific sea basses • Syn: ↑genus Serranus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Serranidae, ↑family Serranidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Serranus Couchii — Stone Stone, n. [OE. ston, stan, AS. st[=a]n; akin to OS. & OFries. st[=e]n, D. steen, G. stein, Icel. steinn, Sw. sten, Dan. steen, Goth. stains, Russ. stiena a wall, Gr. ?, ?, a pebble. [root]167. Cf. {Steen}.] 1. Concreted earthy or mineral… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Serranus tortugarum — Chalk Bass Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii …   Wikipedia

  • Serranus subligarius — noun found in warm shallow waters of western Atlantic • Syn: ↑belted sandfish • Hypernyms: ↑sea bass • Member Holonyms: ↑Serranus, ↑genus Serranus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Serranus Clinton Hastings — Member of the U. S. House of Representatives from Iowa (At Large) In office December 29, 1846 – March 3, 1847 Succeeded by William Thompson …   Wikipedia

  • Serranus fascicularis — Squirrel Squir rel (skw[ e]r r[e^]l or skw[i^]r ; 277), n. [OE. squirel, OF. esquirel, escurel, F. [ e]cureuil, LL. squirelus, squirolus, scuriolus, dim. of L. sciurus, Gr. si oyros; skia shade + o yra tail. Cf. {Shine}, v. i.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any… …   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

  • Haplochromis serranus — Taxobox name = Haplochromis serranus status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Cichlidae genus = Haplochromis species = H. serranus binomial = Haplochromis… …   Wikipedia

  • Nephelobates serranus — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

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