damsel fishes
Syn: ↑genus Abudefduf
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pomacentridae, ↑family Pomacentridae
Member Meronyms: ↑sergeant major, ↑Abudefduf saxatilis

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\\ˌabüˈdef(ˌ)dəf\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin
: a genus of small ovate short-headed marine teleost fishes commonly found about rocks and other submerged objects and usually included in the percoid family Pomacentridae but sometimes made the type of a separate family (Abudefdufidae)

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  • Abudefduf — saxatilis Systematik Barschverwandte (Percomorpha) Ordnung: Barschartige (Perciformes) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abudefduf — Abudefduf …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abudefduf — prop. n. a genus comprising the damsel fishes. Syn: genus {Abudefduf}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abudefduf — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sergent major (homonymie). Abudefduf …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abudefduf —   Abudefduf …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abudefduf — Taxobox | name = Abudefduf image width = 200px image caption = Sergeant Major near Paraty, Brazil regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Pomacentridae genus = Abudefduf genus authority = Forsskål …   Wikipedia

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  • abudefduf — ab·u·def·duf …   English syllables

  • Abudefduf Saxatilis — Abudefduf saxatilis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abudefduf Sexfasciatus — Sergent major à queue en ciseaux …   Wikipédia en Français

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