Definition of Family gasterosteidae
1. Noun. Sticklebacks.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Solenichthyes, Solenichthyes
Member holonyms: Prickleback, Stickleback, Gasterosteus, Genus Gasterosteus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Gasterosteidae
Literary usage of Family gasterosteidae
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1. Bulletin of the University of Montana by Mont University of Montana (Missoula, University of Montana (Missoula, Mont.) (1903)
"31. Thymallus montanus, Milner. Grayling. Tributaries of the Missouri above the Great Falls. Family GASTEROSTEIDAE. 32. ..."
2. Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and by Joseph Henry, Spencer Fullerton Baird, United States War Dept, United States Army. Corps of Engineers (1857)
"This is a much rarer Hock Fish than the preceding ones. List of specimens. V. family gasterosteidae. 20. ..."