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Definition of the noun clupea
What does clupea mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Clupea: genus Clupea
- more generic term: fish genus = any of various genus of fish
- member of: Clupeidae / family Clupeidae = herrings; shad; sardines
- Clupea harangus / herring = commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
- Clupea harengus harengus / Atlantic herring = important food fish
- Clupea harengus pallasii / Pacific herring = important food fish of the northern Pacific
- Clupea sprattus / brisling / sprat = small herring processed like a sardine
Phrases with Clupea
- Clupea Eba
- Clupea Alba
- Clupea Huae
- Clupea Lata
- Clupea Rufa
- Clupea sima
- Clupea Sirm
- Clupea Toli
- Clupea Ziga
- Clupea alosa
- Clupea Aurea
- Clupea Bulan
- Clupea Dorab
- Clupea Dubia
- Clupea exile
- Clupea Finta
- Clupea Halec
- Clupea Kelee
- Clupea kowal
- Clupea lodna
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Roman Córdoba (1983)
by Robert C. Knapp
Clupea is a Colonia Iulia P [...], and Thabraca is a Colonia V(...) P (...). Paterna is a common cognomen and is the abbreviated word designated by P(...) in many cases. See the list in Galsterer-Kroll 1972. At one time "Patricia" was thought to ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
Clupea. C. harengus. Gen. 2. Meglops.
by Chapin A. HARRIS
CLUPEA ENCBASIC'QLUB. The anchovy. CLUPEA Hansno' vs.
On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell
CLUPEA, or herring, in ichthyology, a genus belonging to the order of abdominales. There are l l species, of which the following are the principal. 1. The clupea harengus, or common herring, has no spots, and the under jaw is longer than the ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
The genus Clupea is so nearly allied to the genus Salmo that they are both included in the same natural family, under the name of Halecoids, by M. Agassiz; the principal external difference consists in the absence of the small adipose dorsal ...
by George Crabb
CLUPEA (Ich.) a genus of animals, Class Pisces, Order Abdominales. Generic Character. Head compressed; mouth rough within ; jaws unequal; tongue short, rough, with inverted teeth; gills setaceous; body compressed, elongated; tail forked.
Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature; Enlarged and Improved. Vol. 1. [- 20.] (1823)
Clupea,. were. all. feated, and killed or taken prisoners, and among the latter was Regulus Regulus himself. The loss of the Carthaginians scarce taken, exceeded 8oo men. The Carthaginians remained on the field of battle till they had ...
by George Gregory
The clupea encrasiolus ...
Encyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)
by Mark Nuttall
The Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus), compared with the Pacific herring, has a larger number of vertebrae, pointed scales that form a keel between the pectoral and ventral fins, and comparatively large teeth on the vomer bone in the center ...
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