flamefish
flamefish flamefish n. a bright red perchlike fish ({Apogon maculatus}) found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters.

Syn: {Apogon maculatus}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • flamefish — /flaym fish /, n., pl. flamefishes, (esp. collec tively) flamefish. a cardinalfish, Apogon maculatus, of Atlantic coastal waters from Florida to Brazil. [FLAME + FISH] * * * …   Universalium

  • flamefish — noun a cardinalfish found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑flame fish, ↑Apogon maculatus • Hypernyms: ↑cardinalfish * * * /flaym fish /, n., pl. flamefishes, (esp. collec tively) flamefish. a cardinalfish, Apogon maculatus, of Atlantic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apogon maculatus — flamefish flamefish n. a bright red perchlike fish ({Apogon maculatus}) found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters. Syn: {Apogon maculatus}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Apogon maculatus — flamefish flamefish n. a bright red perchlike fish ({Apogon maculatus}) found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters. Syn: {Apogon maculatus}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Apogon — Taxobox name = Apogon fossil range = fossilrange|55|0 Eocene to Present [cite journal last = Sepkoski first = Jack authorlink = coauthors = title = A compendium of fossil marine animal genera journal = Bulletins of American Paleontology volume =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Apogon maculatus — noun a cardinalfish found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑flame fish, ↑flamefish • Hypernyms: ↑cardinalfish …   Useful english dictionary

  • cardinalfish — noun small red fishes of coral reefs and inshore tropical waters • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑flame fish, ↑flamefish, ↑Apogon maculatus, ↑conchfish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • flame fish — noun a cardinalfish found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters • Syn: ↑flamefish, ↑Apogon maculatus • Hypernyms: ↑cardinalfish * * * noun see flame characin …   Useful english dictionary

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