type genus of the Acanthuridae: doctorfishes
Syn: ↑genus Acanthurus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthuridae, ↑family Acanthuridae
Member Meronyms: ↑doctorfish, ↑doctor-fish, ↑Acanthurus chirurgus

* * *

Etymology: New Latin, from acanth- + -urus
synonym of teuthis

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Acanthurus — Acanthurus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acanthurus — n. 1. type genus of the family {Acanthuridae}; doctorfishes. Syn: genus Acanthurus [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acanthūrus — Acanthūrus, so v.w. Stachelschwanz …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Acanthurus — Acanthurus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acanthurus — Taxobox name = Acanthurus fossil range = fossilrange|55|0 Eocene to Present [cite journal last = Sepkoski first = Jack authorlink = coauthors = title = A compendium of fossil marine animal genera journal = Bulletins of American Paleontology… …   Wikipedia

  • Acanthurus — Echte Doktorfische Arabischer Doktorfisch (Acanthurus sohal) Systematik Überordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Acanthurus — jūrų chirurgai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Acanthurus angl. surgeon fishes; surgeons rus. рыбы хирурги ryšiai: platesnis terminas – chirurgžuvinės siauresnis terminas – baltakrūtis jūrų chirurgas …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • acanthurus — ac·an·thu·rus …   English syllables

  • Acanthurus Chirurgus — Acanthurus chirurgus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acanthurus Olivaceus — Poisson gendarme …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.