Lutjanus

noun
type genus of the Lutjanidae: snappers
Syn: ↑genus Lutjanus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lutjanidae, ↑family Lutjanidae
Member Meronyms:

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\\-ˈchānəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, probably from Malay dialect lutjang, a fish
: a genus of marine percoid fishes that is the type of the family Lutjanidae and includes both important food fishes and a few highly toxic forms

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • lutjanus — lu·tja·nus …   English syllables

  • Lutjanus sebae — Lutjanus sebae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lutjanus Boutton — Lutjanus boutton …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lutjanus Apodus — Lutjanus apodus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lutjanus Argentimaculatus — Lutjanus argentimaculatus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lutjanus Biguttatus — Lutjanus biguttatus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lutjanus Bohar — Lutjanus bohar …   Wikipédia en Français

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