Centropomus
Centropomus Centropomus n. the type genus of the {Centropomidae}, comprising the {snooks}, and including {Centropomus undecimalis}, a large bony sport fish also esteemed as food.

Syn: genus {Centropomus}. [WordNet 1.5]


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