For all your dictionary needs!
Header of Alopias


Definition of the noun Alopias

What does Alopias mean as a name of something?

Alopias is a genus of Alopiidae, described by Rafinesque in 1810.

Alopias is a genus of Alopiinae.

Phrases with Alopias

Phrases starting with the word Alopias:

  1. Alopias greyi
  2. Alopias Vulpes
  3. Alopias caudatus
  4. Alopias Latidens
  5. Alopias vulpinus
  6. Alopias Macrourus
  7. Alopias pelagicus
  8. Alopias Profundus
  9. Alopias superciliosus
  10. Alopias Latidens Carolinensis

Phrases ending with the word Alopias:

  1. genus Alopias
  2. Litobothrium Alopias

Other phrases containing the word Alopias:

  1. species Alopias greyi
  2. Species Alopias Vulpes
  3. species Alopias caudatus
  4. Species Alopias Latidens
  5. species Alopias vulpinus
  6. Species Alopias Macrourus
  7. species Alopias pelagicus
  8. Species Alopias Profundus

View more phrases with the word Alopias in thesaurus!

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alopias

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Science (2009)

by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams

octopods, and squids Atlantic sailfish Istiophorus albicans fishes, crustaceans, and cephalopods Atlantic white marlin Tetrapturus albidus fishes and squids bigeye thresher Alopias superciliosus pelagic and bottom fishes and squids bigeye ...

Google previewSharks: An Eponym Dictionary (2015)

by Michael Watkins, Bo Beolens

Bloch Aetomylaeus vespertilio Ornate Eagle Ray Bleeker Alopias Thresher Shark genus Rafinesque Alopias pelagicus Pelagic Thresher Nakamura Alopias vulpinus Common Thresher Bonaterre Alopiidae Thresher Shark family Bonaparte ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Name used for some sharks, particularly + THRESHER SHARK (Alopias vulpinus). (ii) Name is also used for + PACIFIC COD (Gadus macrocephalus). (iii) In U.S.A. GRAYFISH might also be used as ...

Google previewChambers' Encyclopaedia (1874)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ...

FOX SHARK, or THRESHER {Alopias or Alopecias) ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World

The fox-shark or thrasher, Alopias vulpes: so called from the long tail, likened to the brush of a fox. It attains a length of 12 or 15 feet. Also called sea-ape. See cut under Alopias. sea-front (sê'frunt), n. The side or edge of the land bordering on ...

Google previewNew Zealand Māori Word Encyclopedia (2007)

by Sally-Anne Lambert

fish k6p1'1wait6tara/ képutétara Alopias vulpinus, thresher shark mango-ripi Arippis trutta kahawai / képuhuri / kfmgongingongi; waha kahawai (shoal of -); Bait for conger eels, consisting of fish in a flax. CREATURES OF OUR WORLD 307.

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Alopias viilpinus. DESCRIPTION: The thresher shark is nearly as large as the mako and is an excellent fighter, making breathtaking jumps and long runs. The thresher ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fish Physiology (2011)

From Genome to Environment

the central circulatory pathway of some pelagic fishes (tunas, lamnid sharks, and the common thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus)) is reduced and blood flow to and from the myotomal muscles relies principally on a lateral circulation that gives ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Alopias

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Scrabble value of A1L1O1P3I1A1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ALOPIAS

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Alopias!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Alopias to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary