Studfish
Studfish Stud"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small American minnows of the genus {Fundulus}, as {F. catenatus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • studfish — /stud fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) studfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) studfishes. either of two killifishes marked with orange spots, Fundulus catenatus (northern studfish), of the Tennessee and Cumberland rivers… …   Universalium

  • studfish — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: probably from stud (II) + fish : either of two brightly colored American killifishes: a. : a killifish (Xenisma catenatum) of eastern Tennessee and the Ozark region b. : a killifish (X. stellifer) of the Alabama river * …   Useful english dictionary

  • northern studfish. — See under studfish. * * * …   Universalium

  • southern studfish. — See under studfish. * * * …   Universalium

  • northern studfish. — See under studfish …   Useful english dictionary

  • southern studfish. — See under studfish …   Useful english dictionary

  • F catenatus — Studfish Stud fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of small American minnows of the genus {Fundulus}, as {F. catenatus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fundulus — Taxobox name = Fundulus image width = 250px image caption = Northern studfish, Fundulus catenatus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Fundulidae genus = Fundulus genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Fundulidae — Taxobox name = Fundulidae image width = 250px image caption = Mummichog Fundulus heteroclitus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cyprinodontiformes familia = Fundulidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision =… …   Wikipedia

  • Fundulidae — Choquemorts …   Wikipédia en Français

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