Carassius auratus

Carassius auratus
Goldfish Gold"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small domesticated cyprinoid fish ({Carassius auratus}); -- so named from its color. It is a native of China, and is said to have been introduced into Europe in 1691. It is often kept as an ornament, in small ponds or glass globes. Many varieties are known. Called also {golden fish}, and {golden carp}. See {Telescope fish}, under {Telescope}. (b) A California marine fish of an orange or red color; the garibaldi. [1913 Webster]

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  • Carassius auratus — Carassius auratus. См. серебряный карась. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Carassius auratus — Poisson rouge Poisson rouge …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Carassius auratus —   Carpín …   Wikipedia Español

  • Carassius auratus — sidabrinis karosas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Carassius auratus angl. Chinese carp; golden carp; goldfish rus. золотая рыбка; серебрянный карась ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastieji karosai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Carassius auratus — noun small golden or orange red freshwater fishes of Eurasia used as pond or aquarium fishes • Syn: ↑goldfish • Hypernyms: ↑cyprinid, ↑cyprinid fish • Hyponyms: ↑silverfish • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Carassius auratus — The goldfish, one of the carp family …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Carassius auratus buergeri — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii …   Wikipedia

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  • Carassius auratus auratus — Der Titel dieses Artikels ist mehrdeutig. Goldfisch war auch der frühere Name des heutigen Sternbildes Schwertfisch.. Goldfisch Goldfische Systematik Überklasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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