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Alphestes

Definition of the noun Alphestes

What does Alphestes mean as a name of something?

Alphestes is a genus of Serranidae, described by Bloch & Schneider in 1801.

Alphestes is a genus of Epinephelini.

Phrases with Alphestes

Phrases starting with the word Alphestes:

  1. Alphestes afer
  2. Alphestes Sambra
  3. Alphestes Fasciatus
  4. Alphestes immaculatus
  5. Alphestes Galapagensis
  6. Alphestes multiguttatus

Phrase ending with the word Alphestes:

  1. genus Alphestes

Other phrases containing the word Alphestes:

  1. species Alphestes afer
  2. Species Alphestes Sambra
  3. Species Alphestes Fasciatus
  4. species Alphestes immaculatus
  5. species Alphestes multiguttatus

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alphestes

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Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

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ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, an obsolete name os a species oslabrus. See Lnsaus. ALPHETA, in astronomy, the same withlucida coroncc. See LUCIDA Can -owe. ALPHlTlDlON. a term sor a sracture, wherein the bone is croshed to pieces.

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, the name of a fish, called by others cinxduj, seeming to approach very much to the turdui or nurajse kind, but having the rays of its back-tin prickly all the way to the tail ; whereas the turJi have only the anterior rays ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of a species of labrus. See Laikus. ALPHETA, in astronomy, the fame wiihlncida coronx. See Lucida Cor- onæ.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Alphestes, Cuv. ; Alphestes Gambra, Schn. Body broad, back arched ; upper lip deeply notched within ; pectoral and ventral fins pointed ; caudal semilunar ; interstices of the rays of the dorsal and the base of it, of the anal and caudal, scaly.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

A small sea-bass, Alphestes afer, of the family Serranidae. [Cuba.] Guastalline (gwā'sta-lin), n. [It. Guastalla, name of the foundress.] ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1771)

Or, a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treaties Or Systems ... : in Three Volumes. A-B

ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, an obfolete name of a fpecies of labrus. See La s Rus.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1771)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of a specie' oslabrus. See LAsKus. ALPHETA, in astronomy, the same withlucida coronx. See LUCIDA COR 'ONlI-Z. ALPHlTIDION, a term sor a Fracture, wherein the bone is crushed to pieces.

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1914)

with a new atlas of the world : a work of general reference in all departments of knowledge

A small sea-bass, Alphestes afer, of the family Serranidae. [Cuba.] lline (gwä'sta- lin), n. [It. Guastalla, name of the foundress.] A member of a female religious order founded in 1534 by Coun: Guastalla, and known as Angelicals (which See ).

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1754)

Comprehending All the Branches of Useful Knowledge, with Accurate Descriptions as Well of the Various Machines, Instruments, Tools, Figures, and Schemes Necessary for Illustrating Them, as of the Classes, Kinds, Preparations, and Uses of Natural Productions, Whether Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Fossils, Or Fluids; Together with the Kingdoms, Provinces, Cities, Towns, and Other Remarkable Places Throughout the World by Society of Arts (Great Britain). Society of Gentlemen, Thomas Jefferys

ALPHESTES, in ichthyology, a name by which some call a species- of labrus. _ See the article LABRUS. ALPHETA, in astronomy, the same with lricida coronce. See LUCIDA Corone, ALPHlTIDION, award-w, from akþr'lq', flour', a kind os ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

A small sea-bass, Alphestes afer, of the family Serranidse. [Cuba.] Guastalline (gwa'sta-Un), n. [It. Guastalla, name of the foundress.] ...

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