genus Tautoga


genus Tautoga
noun
tautogs
Syn: ↑Tautoga
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labridae, ↑family Labridae
Member Meronyms: ↑tautog, ↑blackfish, ↑Tautoga onitis

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  • Tautoga — noun tautogs • Syn: ↑genus Tautoga • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labridae, ↑family Labridae • Member Meronyms: ↑tautog, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tautoga onitis — noun large dark colored food fish of the Atlantic coast of North America • Syn: ↑tautog, ↑blackfish • Hypernyms: ↑wrasse • Member Holonyms: ↑Tautoga, ↑genus Tautoga …   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

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

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

  • Tautog — For naval ships using this name, see USS Tautog. Tautog Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • wrasse — /ras/, n. any of various marine fishes of the family Labridae, esp. of the genus Labrus, having thick, fleshy lips, powerful teeth, and usually a brilliant color, certain species being valued as food fishes. [1665 75; appar. orig. a pl. of dial.… …   Universalium

  • black Harry — Blackfish Black fish, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A small kind of whale, of the genus {Globicephalus}, of several species. The most common is {Globicephalus melas}. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blackfish — Black fish, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A small kind of whale, of the genus {Globicephalus}, of several species. The most common is {Globicephalus melas}. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The tautog of New… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centrolophus pompilus — Blackfish Black fish, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A small kind of whale, of the genus {Globicephalus}, of several species. The most common is {Globicephalus melas}. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English