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Search Results for: sciaenoid

Sciaenoid

sciaenoid (Science: zoology) Of or pertaining to the Sciaenidae, a family of marine fishes which includes the meagre, the... Read More

Spot

spot 1. A mark on a substance or body made by foreign matter; a blot; a place discoloured. Out, damned spot! Out, I say!... Read More

Sea trout

sea trout (Science: zoology) Any one of several species of true trouts which descend rivers and enter the sea after... Read More

Umbra

umbra Origin: L, a shadow. 1. (Science: astronomy) The conical shadow projected from a planet or satellite, on the side... Read More

Squeteague

squeteague (Science: zoology) An American sciaenoid fish (Cynoscion regalis), abundant on the atlantic coast of the united... Read More

Queenfish

queenfish (Science: zoology) A California sciaenoid food fish (Seriphys politus). The back is bluish, and the sides and... Read More