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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. Tiron acanthurus
  3. Cereus acanthurus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acanthurus

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Google previewRio Grande de Arecibo, Puerto Rico (1991)

Environmental Impact Statement

acanthurus is a typically estuarine species that is expected to be found in the Rio Grande de Arecibo. Crabs in the river include the common edible species Cardisoma gganhgmi, Callinectes spp., Ucides cordatus, Uca spp. (Canals, pers.

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 previewPonapean-English Dictionary (1979)

by Kenneth L. Rehg, Damian G. Sohl

striped surgeonfish, Acanthurus lineatus: ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia (1829)

or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge

glaucus sordidus Acanthurus nigricans |Trichopus goramy Sparus aurata . spinifer uitena . Common Name. Where Eaten. Brazilian dory Ciliated dory Common dory Halibut . . Lesser halibut Plaice . . Dab...

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

ACACIANS~ACANTHURUS. A CAPELLA—ACCIDENT ACCIDENT O'R CASUALTY INSURANCE ACCIDENTAL COLORS—ACCOMAC ACCOMMODATION PAPER—ACESIUS. 32 ACACIANS, the name of several sects of the Christian ...

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 previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature (1858)

the Acanthurus, Sphyrcena, and certain sharks {Lamna, fig.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Substances (2014)

by Richard Rudgley

Two further species offish foundin Hawaii are rumouredtocause similar effects – the tang or surgeonfish (Acanthurus sandvicensis), and the rudder fish ( Kyphosus cinerascens), the latterbeinga close relative ofthe NorfolkIsland ' dreamfish'.

Google previewA New Bislama Dictionary (2003)

by Terry Crowley

bluebanded surgeon- fish, striped surgeonfish (Acanthurus lineatus) Also renbofis ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

Acanthurus nigricans. Blackish Acanthurus. This fish is ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Acanthurus nigricans. Blackish Acanthurus. This fish is esteemed ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Reptiles (2004)

by Murray Wrobel

Psammosaures Varani Varanus acanthurus Squamata - Varanidae e Ridgetail Monitor; Ridge-tailed Monitor (ANZ) d Stachelschwanzwaran Varanus albigularis Squamata - Varanidae e White-throated Monitor; Whitethroated Monitor Lizard; ...

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