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Definition of the noun Chaetodon
What does Chaetodon mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: chaetodons
- any fish of the genus Chaetodon
Phrases with chaetodon
- Chaetodon aya
- Chaetodon dayi
- Chaetodon Mata
- Chaetodon Meta
- Chaetodon paru
- Chaetodon pavo
- Chaetodon argus
- Chaetodon asfur
- Chaetodon Caris
- Chaetodon dahli
- Chaetodon eques
- Chaetodon litus
- Chaetodon Orbis
- Chaetodon Pepek
- Chaetodon sebae
- Chaetodon Sohal
- Chaetodon Sohar
- Chaetodon Teira
- Chaetodon aureus
- genus chaetodon
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Ballou's Monthly Magazine (1868)
The Wandering Chaetodon is a native of the waters extending from the lied Sea to the Polynesia, and is one of the common fishes of the Ceylonese coasts. The colors of this fish are very beautiful, and are arranged after a very curious fashion.
The Book of Fishes (1849)
by John Frost
THE Chaetodon is a fish remarkable for the method of taking its prey, which is by shooting it ! Of ammunition this sporting tribe have no lack, for a drop of the ocean supplies the place both of powder and ball, whilst a ...
Coastal Fishes of Oman (1995)
by John E. Randall
the preopercle; mouth small, not extending posterior to front of eye, terminal, and protractile; teeth small and setiform (Chaetodon means bristle tooth), in one or more bands in jaws, none on roof of mouth; scales ctenoid, ex- 644. Kvphosus ...
by Tobias George Smollett
The chaetodon is a numerous genus, consisting of forty species. The greater number were known to Linnaeus j ...
Animate Creation (1885)
Popular Edition of "Our Living World" a Natural History by John George Wood
The Wandering Chaetodon is a native of the waters extending from the Red Sea to Polynesia, and is one of the common fishes of the Ceylonese coasts. The colors of this fish are very beautiful, and are arranged after a very curious fashion.
Native Use of Fish in Hawaii (1972)
by Margaret Titcomb
Chaetodon is a matter of disagreement, one says, " bony, not worth eating " ; another says, " sweet flesh, broiled on charcoal immediately, without scaling or cleaning." This is one of the fish used for ho'omelumelu. Fishermen do not like this ...
by John George Wood
The Wandering Chaetodon is a native of the waters extending from the Eed Sea to Polynesia, and is one of the common fishes of the Ceylonese coasts. The colours of this fish are very beautiful, and are ...
An Anthology in Honor of Arthur N. Popper and Richard R. Fay by Joseph A. Sisneros
In contrast to the head bob behavior, the most distinctive acoustic behavior in Chaetodon is the tail slap, which is not yet reported in the bannerfishes. Statistical models that use currently available data to reconstruct the ancestral character ...
Gleason's Literary Companion (1866)
The Wandering Chaetodon is a native of the waters extending from the Red Sea to the Polynesia, and is one of the common fishes of the Ceylonese coasts. The colors of this fish are very beautiful, and are arranged after a very curious fashion.
THE CHAEToDoN is a queer fish found off the southern coast of Asia. There are more than seventy varieties. One, the beaked chaetodon, has a curiously elongated muzzle of a mouth, which it uses as a gun to shoot its game—the bullet a ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Chaetodon capistratus (foureye butterfly fish) See CHAETODONTIDAE. Chaetodontidae (butterfly fish, angelfish; subclass *Actinopterygii, order * Perciformes) Large family of marine, deepbodied, and almost discusshaped fish. They have a ...
by David Alderton
The Philippine Butterflyfish (Chaetodon adiergastos) in this shoal display the rather flattened, oval body shape that is characteristic of the group as a whole. Latticed Butterflyfish Chaetodon rafflesii Double-Saddle Butterflyfish Black-Back ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
The chaetodon mesaleucus, lately taken near the shores of Japan, and in the African seas, has also been found in a...
Chaetodon Mauritii, or Prince Maurice's chaetodon; three spines in the anal fin, and eleven in the dorial, form the specific character. There are fourteen rays in the pećtoral ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
The chaetodon mesaleucus, lately taken near...
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Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)
by Edward Smedley
Chaetodon imperutor. Imperial Cluetodon.
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1817)
Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...
CHAEToDoN. Head small; mouth narrow, with retraštile lips; teeth generally setaceous, flexible, moveable, equal, very numerous, and close; eyes round, small, vertical, and furnished with a nićtitating membrane ; gillEmembrane from three to ...
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
Chaetodon IDAE, ke-to-don'e-de, s. (chaetodon, one of the genera.) A family of Acanthopterygious fishes, of great variety and beauty, distinguished from the perches chiefly by the operculum or gillcover being without prickles: they are all ...
by J. G. Heck
Chaetodon. 28. Scomber. 17. Gobius. 23. Sparus.
Embracing a Full Description of the Different Races of Men, and of the Characteristic Habits and Modes of Life of the Various Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Insects, Reptiles, and Microscopic Animalcula of the Globe. Being a Complete History of the Animal Kingdom by John Frost
or will not absorb the salt, but turn white, are the third division, and the fourth consists of those, which are headless, or will not hanjr by the pills, but are suspended on tenterhooks by some other part The Platax Vespertilio, or Bat Chaetodon, ...
British Encyclopedia (1819)
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
AZazz ZZ ** 1 Chaetodon plectorhonchus: platnose chartodon Pty 2 Cottus cataphractus ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1
Chaetodon imperutor. Imperial Chaetodon ...
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