genus Haemulon


genus Haemulon
noun
type genus of the Haemulidae
Syn: ↑Haemulon
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulidae, ↑family Haemulidae
Member Meronyms:

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  • Haemulon — noun type genus of the Haemulidae • Syn: ↑genus Haemulon • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulidae, ↑family Haemulidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulon album — noun a grunt with a red mouth that is found from Florida to Brazil • Syn: ↑margate • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulon aurolineatum — noun found off the West Indies and Florida • Syn: ↑tomtate • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulon macrostomum — noun a kind of grunt • Syn: ↑Spanish grunt • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulon malanurum — noun of warm Atlantic waters • Syn: ↑cottonwick • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulon parra — noun a grunt found from Florida to Brazil and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑sailor s choice, ↑sailors choice • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon …   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

  • Haemulidae — This article is about a family of fishes. For other uses of Grunt, see Grunt (disambiguation). Grunts Haemulon album Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • sailor's-choice — noun 1. a grunt found from Florida to Brazil and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑sailors choice, ↑Haemulon parra • Hypernyms: ↑grunt • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulon, ↑genus Haemulon 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemulidae — noun grunts • Syn: ↑family Haemulidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary


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