Definition of Centropristis
1. Noun. Sea basses.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Serranidae, Serranidae
Member holonyms: Centropristis Philadelphica, Rock Bass, Rock Sea Bass, Black Bass, Black Sea Bass, Centropistes Striata
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Centropristis
Literary usage of Centropristis
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1. The Fisheries of the Adriatic and the Fish Thereof: A Report of the Austro by George Louis Faber (1883)
"Has a northern extension ; its southernmost limits are the rivers Isonzo and Adige. Quality, i. Gen. IV. centropristis, C. A* V. 59. centropristis HEPATUS ..."