Definition of Acipenser huso

1. Noun. Valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas.

Exact synonyms: Beluga, Hausen, White Sturgeon
Generic synonyms: Sturgeon
Group relationships: Acipenser, Genus Acipenser
Terms within: Beluga Caviar



Lexicographical Neighbors of Acipenser Huso

Achterhoeks
Achuar-Shiwiar
Achumawi
Achæa
Achæan
Achæans
Achæmenes
Achæmenian
Achæmenians
Achæmenid
Achæmenids
Acinonyx
Acinonyx jubatus
Acinos
Acinos arvensis
Acipenser huso
Acipenser transmontanus
Acipenseridae
Ackerman
Ackerman syndrome
Ackermann
Ackermann function
Ackinchesacky
Acmeism
Acmeist
Acmeists
Acnidosporidia
Acocanthera
Acocanthera oblongifolia
Acocanthera oppositifolia

Literary usage of Acipenser huso

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy by Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (1831)
"... acipenser huso, and some- other spe- Isinglass, ties. Vesica natatoria, the swimming bladder. In place of this necessary information to the student we ..."

2. The Natural History of Ireland by William Thompson, James R. Garrett, George Dickie (1856)
"rt, " Isinglass Sturgeon, acipenser huso, Linn.—A notice of the occurrence of this species on the coast of Cork, in July, 1845, was communicated to the ..."

3. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"The common sturgeon of the Atlantic on both shores is Acipenser sturio. acipenser huso and numerous other species are found in Russia and Siberia. ..."

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