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Definition of the noun Alburnus

What does Alburnus mean as a name of something?

Alburnus is a genus of Cyprinidae, described by Rafinesque in 1820.

Alburnus is a genus of Sciaenidae, described by Catesby in 1771.

Alburnus is a genus of Sciaenidae, described by Catesby in 1771.

Phrases with Alburnus

Phrases starting with the word Alburnus:

  1. Alburnus Akili
  2. Alburnus Albor
  3. Alburnus Avola
  4. Alburnus hebes
  5. Alburnus iblis
  6. Alburnus Mento
  7. Alburnus Acutus
  8. Alburnus Baliki
  9. Alburnus capito
  10. Alburnus Demiri
  11. Alburnus Doriae
  12. Alburnus Linnei
  13. Alburnus Maxima
  14. Alburnus Sellal
  15. Alburnus Sillah
  16. Alburnus Socius

Phrases ending with the word Alburnus:

  1. Alosa alburnus
  2. Genus Alburnus
  3. Perca Alburnus
  4. Alausa Alburnus

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Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art (1860)

by J. G. Heck

alburnus is a closely allied species, found along the southern coast of the United States, called whiting in South Carolina. The genus Pogonias differs from Umbrina, in having several barbules under the jaw. Pogonias chromis is the well ...

Google previewOutlines of General Zoology (1851)

alburnus is a closely allied species, found along the southern coast of the United States, called whiting in South Carolina. The genus Pogonias differs from Umbrina, in having several barbules under the jaw. Pogonias chromis is the well ...

Google previewP. V. M. Bucolica, Georgica, et Æneis. Accedunt clavis metrica, notulæ Anglicæ, et quæstiones. Cura B. A. Gould. In usum scholæ Bostoniensis (1840)

by Virgil, Benjamin Apthorp GOULD (the Elder.)

Alburnus is a mountain near its banks. - 147. Plurimus . . . . volitans : 'a winged insect, in great numbers:' volitans, used substantively. Serv.—Asilo : according to the Greek idiom, in the dative. See Adam's Lat. Gram. R. xxii. Obs. 3. This winged ...

Google previewForaging Theory (1986)

by David W. Stephens, John R. Krebs

argues that the most important foraging decision for the pelagic fish Alburnus is the choice of an optimal swimming speed. Ware's model treats Alburnus as if it were a net being pulled through the water. There is an optimal pulling ...

Google previewThe Ruins of Pæstum (1822)

And Other Compositions in Verse ... by Henry Pickering

Alburnus is a mountain of considerable elevation in the vicinity of Passtum : Virgil has rendered the name familiar to classical ...

Google previewComplete Encyclopedia of the Freshwater Aquarium (2001)

by John Dawes

alburnus RATHBUN'S BLOODFIN Aphyocharax rathbuni Family: Characidae Subfamily: Uncertain ( classified as Aphyocharacinae by some authors) When in pfak condition.

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Civil Engineering, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical (1865)

by Edward Cresy

The port Alburnus was near the mouth of the Silarus, and some remains of it may still be traced ; it was frequented by merchants of all nations. Strabo tells us the original inhabitants, driven out of Sybaris on the shores of Tarentum, crossed the ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Ukleja POR: Alburno, Ruivaca RUS: yKne|7|Ka SCC: Ukljeva, skoranca SCR: Ukljeva SWE: Lôja TUR: Inci baligi ABLETTE Alburnus alburnus (Freshwater — Europe) Occasionally eaten. (Eaux douces — Europe) Parfois consommé frais.

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

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

alburnus . Bleak biama . Bream . = No Europe = . Coarse. Digest. Nutritious. Ready of digestion, Indigestible. Idem. Ready of digestion. Moderate. Coarse. AGood. Wholesome. TABLE V.— Continued. Linnaean Name. Common Name ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1851)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers ; in Two Volumes

the Alburnus of Ausonius, and the Cyprinus alburnus of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pasta (2009)

by Oretta Zanini De Vita

Bleak (Alburnus alburnus), a freshwater fish of northern and central Italy. 27. M. Savonarola, Libreto de tutte le cosse che se manzano (Venezia: Bernardino Benalio Bergomêse, 1515). 28. Tavola da tagliatelle, “noodle board.” 29. “Il vitto in ...

Google previewThe New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1882)

(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick

alburnus, Linn. (L. alburnus, the bleak ; from alius, white. F. able, ablet te commune ; G. Weissflseh.) The bleak .

Google previewThe New international encyclopaedia (1903)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

A minnow (Alburnus alburnus) of the family Cyprinida*. It is about 0 inches long, and slender, resembling the dace, but darker on the back, with silvery sides and white fins. It inhabits in active shoals the streams of England and the Continent, ...

Google previewChamber's Encyclopaedia (1870)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People

BLEAK (Leuciscus Alburnus), a small fresh- water fish of the family of Cyprinidae (q.v.), of the same genus with the Roach, Dace, ...

Google previewUniversal Historical Dictionary (1825)

Or, Explanation of the Names of Persons and Places in the Departments of Biblical, Political, and Ecclesiastical History, Mythology, Heraldry, Biography, Bibliography, Geography, and Numismatics. Illustrated by Portraits and Medallic Cuts by George Crabb

ALBURNUS (Myth.) a god of the Romans, mentioned by Tertullian. Tert. Apolog. adv. Gent. c. 5. - - ALBURNUs (Biog.) the name of a distinguished declaimer, mentioned by §: - - ALBURNUs (Geog.) a lofty mountain of Lucania, near the river ...

Google previewKritisch-etymologisches Wörterbuch der magyarischen Sprache, etc. (Magyaricae linguae lexicon critico-etymologicum, etc.). (1833)


Keszeg, Ciprinus alburnus, der ' Штабной. Ke't, duo , zwey. Kevés, paucus, gering 2) parum, wenig. Kéz, manus, die ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1B3U1R1N1U1S1

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