Definition of Genus anisotremus
1. Noun. A genus of Haemulidae.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Haemulidae, Haemulidae
Member holonyms: Anisotremus Virginicus, Pork-fish, Porkfish
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Anisotremus
Literary usage of Genus anisotremus
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1. American Food and Game Fishes: A Popular Account of All the Species Found in by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1902)
"The species reaches a length of 9 inches 01 genus anisotremus GILL Body ovate, short, deep, and compressed; mouth rather small, the lips thick, ..."
2. Bibliotheca Zoologica by Julius Victor Carus, Wilhelm Engelmann, Otto Taschenburg, Ernst Wolfgang Taschenberg (1894)
"... discovered in Narragansett Bay, RI. in: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sc. Philad. (1862.) 1863. p. 132—133. Gill, Theodore, On the genus anisotremus Gill. ..."