a genus of Lamnidae
Syn: ↑genus Lamna
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lamnidae, ↑family Lamnidae
Member Meronyms: ↑porbeagle, ↑Lamna nasus

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\\ˈlamnə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, a shark, probably alteration of lamia devouring monster (or, a shark) — more at lemur
: the type genus of the family Lamnidae comprising the porbeagle and a few related forms

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Lamna — Lamna, 1) so v.w. Lamia, s. HaiB) bb); 2) eine Art Kiemenwürmer …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Lamna — Maraîche ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lamna — Taxobox name = Mackerel sharks [ITIS|ID=506801|year=2007|date=11 January] fossil range = Fossil range|65|0 Danian to Present [cite journal last = Sepkoski first = Jack authorlink = coauthors = title = A compendium of fossil marine animal genera… …   Wikipedia

  • Lamna — Heringshaie Heringshai (Lamna nasus ) Systematik Klasse: Knorpelfische (Chondrichthyes) Unterklasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lamna — paprastieji silkiarykliai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Lamna angl. mackerel sharks rus. сельдевые акулы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – silkiniai rykliai siauresnis terminas – atlantinis silkiaryklis …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • lämna in — • lägga fram …   Svensk synonymlexikon

  • lamna — ż IV, CMs. lamnanie; lm D. lamn → żarłacz …   Słownik języka polskiego

  • lamna — लम्न …   Indonesian dictionary

  • lamna — lam·na …   English syllables

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