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Definition of the noun acanthurus

What does acanthurus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the Acanthuridae: doctorfishes

Phrases with Acanthurus

Phrases starting with the word Acanthurus:

  1. Acanthurus Gahm
  2. Acanthurus mata
  3. Acanthurus Rasi
  4. Acanthurus gahhm
  5. Acanthurus Melas
  6. Acanthurus sohal
  7. Acanthurus Umbra
  8. Acanthurus Zebra
  9. Acanthurus Aliala
  10. Acanthurus Brevis
  11. Acanthurus Eparei
  12. Acanthurus Fuscus
  13. Acanthurus Hirudo
  14. Acanthurus Kingii
  15. Acanthurus Nigros
  16. Acanthurus scopas
  17. Acanthurus weberi

Phrases ending with the word Acanthurus:

  1. genus acanthurus
  2. Sejus Acanthurus
  3. Tiron acanthurus

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Google previewRio Grande de Arecibo, Puerto Rico (1991)

Environmental Impact Statement

reported the occurence of the estuarine shrimp Macrobrachium acanthurus, and other unidentified Macrobrachium in the Cano Tiburones. !. acanthurus is a typically estuarine species that is expected to be found in the Rio Grande de ...

Google previewCeylon (1876)

A General Description of the Island, Historical, Physical, Statistical. Containing the Most Recent Information by Horatio John Suckling

Acanthurus is a genus of oval-shaped fish with rich colouring and armed with a sharp spur, concealed in a sheath-like hollow on each side near the tail, which has obtained for them the name of sea surgeon and phlebotomist. A. vittatus, Benn.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish (2008)

by David Alderton

Acanthurus japonicus White-Faced Surgeonfish Acanthurus achilles Achilles Tang Acanthurus pyroferus Chocolate Surgeonfish ORIGINS The tropical western Pacific, ranging from northern Australia, via Indonesia, and up to Japan. SIZE 8 in ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Chirungus; Lancet Acanthurus. Orange-yellow, with the body crossed on the hind part by transverse brown stripes, and a spine on each fide of the tail. See ChietoDoN Chirurgus. NigricANs. Blackish, sub-argenteous beneath, with a spine on ...

Google previewPonapean-English Dictionary (1979)

by Kenneth L. Rehg, Damian G. Sohl

striped surgeonfish, Acanthurus lineatus: ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

India, AmeE ||Acanthurus nigricans . [Blackish acanthurus { o & *} Idem. - - ia - Trichopus goramy . . [Goramy trichopus . China . Idem. Sparus aurata . . Gilt head sparus . spinifer . Spined sparus . . }-r Idcm. inaena Sparus .

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

ACANTHURUS,. in. ichthyology,. the. name. of. a. ge. nus of fishes belonging to the order Thoracici. IcHTHYology. (w ACANTHUS, or ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Owa (2014)

A Language of the Solomon Islands by Greg Mellow

Acanthurus maculiceps maesuka mature Slingjaw Wrasse. Epibulus insidiator mafena kaoropakini Orangeband Surgeonfish. Acanthurus olivaceus mafurifuri1 Seagrass Parrotfish. Leptoscarus vaigiensis mamanira Long-fin Banner ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes


Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1882)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

The Acanthurus, met ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica, Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1810)

Acanthurus Unicornur, Unicorn Acanthurus. Fig. 39. Sternoptya Diaphana, Transparent Sternop-. of Fishes.

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The value of this 10-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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