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Definition of the noun alectis

What does alectis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a genus of Carangidae

Phrases with Alectis

Phrases starting with the word Alectis:

  1. Alectis indica
  2. Alectis Cilaris
  3. Alectis indicus
  4. alectis ciliaris
  5. Alectis crinitus
  6. Alectis Cilliaris
  7. Alectis Temmincki
  8. Alectis Alexandrina
  9. Alectis alexandrinus
  10. Alectis Breviventralis

Phrases ending with the word Alectis:

  1. genus alectis
  2. Prosorhynchus Alectis

Other phrases containing the word Alectis:

  1. species Alectis indica
  2. Species Alectis Cilaris
  3. species Alectis indicus
  4. species Alectis crinitus
  5. Species Alectis Cilliaris
  6. Species Alectis Temmincki
  7. Species Alectis Alexandrina
  8. species Alectis alexandrinus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alectis

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Google previewEncyclopedia of American Food and Drink (2014)

by John F. Mariani

The African pompano (Alectis) isalso called the“threadfin” or “threadfish,” but the “ Florida pompano,” sometimes known as the “Irish pompano,” is more easily found at ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Alectis indicus (plumed trevally) See CARANGIDAE. alevin The yolkbearing larva of salmon and trout species. Aleyrodidae (whitefly; order *Hemiptera, suborder * Homoptera) Family of small, sapsucking insects in which all generations and ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1904)

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

The threadfish ( Alectis ciliaris). SUNFLOWER (probably so called from its yellow radiate disk), Helianthus. A genus of large herbs of the order Composites, containing numerous, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.–Cobbler's chest. See *chest 1.–Cobbler's end, a waxed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays Cobbler's chest. See -kchestl.— Cobbler's end, a waxed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.–Cobbler's chest. See *chest 1.- Cobbler's end, a waxed end. cobbler-fish, n. 2. See *Alectis. cobbra (kob'rä), n. [Also cobra, kobbera : nacoccidioid Coblentz ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.-Cobbler's chest. See orchest 1.-Cobbler's end, a waxed end. cobbler-fish, m . 2. See *Alectis. cobbra (kob'rã), n. [Also cobra, kobbera : native Australian.] ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

The African pompano, or threadfish (Alectis crinitis), of the Atlantic and eastern Pacific, is 35 in. (90 cm) long and has long, threadlike rays extending from the dorsal and anal fins. The Pacific pompano (Peprilus simillimus) is in the family Stro- ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Collegiate Encyclopedia (2000)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

The African pompano, or threadfish (Alectis criniris). of the Atlantic and E Pacific, is 35 in. (90 cm) ...

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African Pompano (Alectis ciliaris)

Magic Rocks, Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi, INDONESIA

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Scrabble value of A1L1E1C3T1I1S1

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