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Definition of the noun acipenser

What does acipenser mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons

Phrases with Acipenser

  1. acipenser huso
  2. Acipenser Shyp
  3. Acipenser Baeri
  4. Acipenser Nasus
  5. Acipenser Tucka
  6. Acipenser Tücka
  7. Acipenser Albula
  8. Acipenser baerii
  9. Acipenser Baieri
  10. Acipenser Beluga
  11. Acipenser Dubius
  12. Acipenser Glaber
  13. Acipenser Helops
  14. Acipenser Medius
  15. Acipenser Nardoi
  16. Acipenser Schypa
  17. Acipenser Sturio
  18. Acipenser Tuecka
  19. Acipenser Attilus
  20. genus acipenser

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Google previewFishing for Buffalo (2009)

A Guide to the Pursuit and Cuisine of Carp, Suckers, Eelpout, Gar, and Other Rough Fish by Rob Buffler, Tom Dickson

Lake Sturgeon Acipenser fulz/escens Acipenser is the Latin word for “sturgeon," and fulz/escens is Latin for “reddish yellow.” Although its scientific name describes a reddish-yellow fish, the lake sturgeon ranges in color from olive- yellow to ...

Google previewTHE ANIMAL KINGDOM, (1831)

The • Acipenser is the antient name; Sturio, whence Sturgeon, ...

Google previewThe Animal Kingdom, Arranged According to Its Organization, Serving as a Foundation for the Natural History of Animals (1831)

And an Introduction to Comparative Anatomy by Georges baron Cuvier, Pierre André Latreille

The ' Acipenser is the antient name; ...

Google previewBritish zoology (1776)

by Thomas Pennant

Whether the acipenser is the sturgeon of the moderns, may be doubted, otherwise Ovid would never have spoke of it as a foreign fisli: Tuque peregrinis, Acipenser, nobilis undis. And, thou, a fish in foreign seas renowned. It being well known ...

Google previewThe Caspian Sea Encyclopedia (2010)

by Igor S. Zonn, Aleksey N Kosarev, Michael H. Glantz, Andrey G. Kostianoy

Stellate Sturgeon, North Caspian Stellate Sturgeon (Acipenser ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish (2008)

by David Alderton

Acipenser gueldenstaedtii Diamond Sturgeon Acipenser stellatus Star Sterlet Acipenser baerii Siberian Sturgeon ORIGINS Europe and western Asia, inhabiting the Azov, Caspian, and Black seas; also ventures into rivers. SIZE 48 in (125 cm) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (1997)

by Douglas Q. Adams

- 'sturgeon (Acipenser spp. and Huso ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

ACIPENSER Isinglass. huso' the extract of white rati.” (Surgeon W. Barren, Bhuj, Catch.) “The MEDICINEseeds are supposed to impair appetite and are given in the form of congee for excessive hunger.” (Surgeon-Major 9'. Robb, Ahmedabad. ) ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

['Acipenser transmontanus'], ASM ['these grow very large and very old, often live in quiet sloughs, when Sumas Lake was drained some survived for several years in the mud; glue was made from an organ on the backbone of the sturgeon; ...

Google previewA Hand-book, Or, Concise Dictionary of Terms Used in the Arts and Sciences (1825)

by Walter Hamilton (M.R.A.S.)

Acipenser Sturio. In Ichtho- logy, the sturgeon. Acipenser huso. The Beluga, or isinglass sturgeon. Acme (xxpnj The height ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

the sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus), live wholly in fresh water. Sturgeons are very fertile. The processed roe of ripe female common sturgeon ( Acipenser sturio) and beluga (Huso huso) is renowned as caviar (the most valuable ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Beasts and Monsters in Myth, Legend and Folklore (2016)

by Theresa Bane

Medieval fishing tales of the North sea describe a gigantic fish called an acipenser; its scales faced in the opposite direction, turned toward its head; this unique abnormality caused it to swim slowly but because it was so large, no one was ever ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3I1P3E1N1S1E1R1

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