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Definition of the noun albula vulpes
What does albula vulpes mean as a name of something?
- slender silvery marine fish found in tropical mud flats and mangrove lagoons
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by Robert Alan Lewis
Albula vulpes (ladyfish; bonefish), a silvery, bottom-feeding marine bony fish (Family Albulidae) that occurs in all tropical, subtropical, and warm temperate seas. Certain populations are transvectors of ...
by John F. Mariani
BONEFISH (Albula vulpes). Also “banana fish,” “ladyfish,” and, in Hawaii, “ō'io.” A silver fish with a piglike snout, found in the waters of Floridaand theCaribbean. It isa popular game fish, thoughrarely caught for food. “Bonefish” dates in print to ...
Your Ultimate A to Z Guide to Being a Better Angler by Tom Rosenbauer
BONEFISH Bonefish, Albula vulpes, are the most popular fly rod fish on tropical flats.Although they don't look fierce, bonefish are more aggressive predators than the sharks or barracuda they share shallow water flats with—they are just far ...
by J.F. Stimson, Donald Stanley Marshall
The bonefish, Albula vulpes. VTU, ROI, ANA, NAP KIOKIO (iv) S. A variety of fish, Elagatis bipinnulatus. HAO, NAP, ANA, AMN, VHI, HIK KIO- MAOMAO S. Es. An epithet of Kio; = Maomaoariki. WHI KIO-MARAI]ARAI]A S. Es.
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
bonefish Marine game fish (Albula vulpes) that inhabits coastal and island waters in tropical seas and is admired by anglers for its speed and ...
by Webster's New World Dictionary, Editors Of Webster's II Dictionaries
bonefish or -fish-es A warm water, marine game fish, Albula vulpes, with silvery scales. bone-head (bon'hed') n. Slang. A stupid person : dunce.
by Isaac Kaufman Funk
A herring-like fish (Albula vulpes) of warm seas, with silvery scales; a bonefish. 2. A brilliantly col# £ d */fa) O #. # the West Indies. (Scomberesoa saurus). a'dy-like”, lê'di-laik", a. 1. Like or suitable to a lady; especially, having or characterized ...
Only one species, Albula vulpes, is known ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Only one species, Albula vulpes, ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
Albula vulpes, is known. It is generally distributed in tropical seas, and is known in the West Indies and Florida as the ladyfish and bonefish. It is interesting from modi. fications of structure of the heart which suggest the ga. noids. See cut under ...
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