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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.

Alburnus is a kind of Chalcalburnus.

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 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 previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (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 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 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 previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1823)

Or, Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences : Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers, and Illustrated by Plates, Diagrams, Cuts, &c by George Crabb

a little fish, the Alburnus o _Ausonius, _[vide Alburnus] and the Cypfiiius alburnus of Linnaeus, which _is very abundant in our rivers. The bleahs keep together In great shoals,_and at certain seasons are infested with a spiltcies of Gordius or ...

Google previewThe Harvard Encyclopedia (1890)

A Dictionary of Language Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

BLEAK (Leuciscus Alburnus): small fresh-water fish of the family of Cyprinida ( q.v.), of the same genus with the Roach, Dace, Minnow, etc. See Leuciscus. It is seldom more than six or seven inches long; in general form it resembles the dace , ...

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 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 previewUniversal Historical Dictionary (1833)

Or Explanation of the Names of Persons and Places in the Departments of Biblical, Political and Eccles. History, Mythology, Heraldry, Biography, Bibliography, Geography, and Numismatics 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 Seneca. Alburnus (Geog.) a lofty mountain of Lucania, near the river Silarus ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1771)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

ALBURNUS, in ichthyology, the trivial name of a spccies of the Cyprinus.

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 previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. (1773)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

ALBURNUS, in ichthyology, the tiivial name of a Ipecies of the Cyprinus. See Cyprinus. Alburnus lecuftrit, an obsolete name of the cyprinus ballerus. See Cyprinus. ALBUS pifeis, an obsolete name os the cyprinus grisla- gine. See Cyprinus.

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