genus Trachurus

noun
the scads (particularly horse mackerels)
Syn: ↑Trachurus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae

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  • Trachurus — Taxobox name = Jack mackerels fossil range = Eocene 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

  • Trachurus — noun the scads (particularly horse mackerels) • Syn: ↑genus Trachurus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae * * * trəˈkyu̇rəs noun …   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

  • T trachurus — Saurel Sau rel, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any carangoid fish of the genus {Trachurus}, especially {T. trachurus}, or {T. saurus}, of Europe and America, and {T. picturatus} of California. Called also {skipjack}, and {horse mackerel}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carangidae — Taxobox name = Jacks, pompanos, horse mackerels and scads image width = 240px image caption = Malabar trevally, Carangoides malabaricus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae… …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific jack mackerel — Taxobox name = Pacific jack mackerel image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes subordo = Percoidei superfamilia = Percoidea familia = Carangidae genus = Trachurus species = T. symmetricus… …   Wikipedia

  • Carangidae — noun large family of narrow bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas • Syn: ↑family Carangidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Carangidae — noun large family of narrow bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas • Syn: ↑Carangidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atlantic horse mackerel — Taxobox name = Atlantic horse mackerel regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae genus = Trachurus species = T. trachurus binomial = Trachurus trachurus binomial authority = (Linnaeus,… …   Wikipedia

  • Greenback horse mackerel — Taxobox name = Greenback horse mackerel regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae genus = Trachurus species = T. declivis binomial = Trachurus declivis binomial authority = (Jenyns,… …   Wikipedia

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