garrupa
Rockfish Rock"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Any one of several California scorp[ae]noid food fishes of the genus {Sebastichthys}, as the red rockfish ({Sebastichthys ruber}). They are among the most important of California market fishes. Called also {rock cod}, and {garrupa}. (b) The striped bass. See {Bass}. (c) Any one of several species of Florida and Bermuda groupers of the genus {Epinephelus}. (d) An American fresh-water darter; the log perch. [1913 Webster]

Note: The term is locally applied to various other fishes. [1913 Webster]


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  • Garrupa — Gar*ru pa, n. [Prob. fr. Pg. garupa crupper. Cf. {Grouper} the fish.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several species of California market fishes, of the genus {Sebastichthys}; called also {rockfish}. See {Rockfish}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • garrupa — rudasis gruperis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Epinephelus guaza angl. dusky grouper; dusky perch; garrupa; sea perch rus. бурый групер; гигантский мероу ryšiai: platesnis terminas – gruperiai meros …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • garrupa — uolinis stirnešeris statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Serranus cabrilla angl. comber; gaper; garrupa rus. каменный окунь ханос ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastieji uoliniai ešeriai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • garrupa — gəˈrüpə noun Etymology: Portuguese garoupa more at grouper (fish) 1. s : a grouper especially in Spanish America 2. s : a Californian rockfish …   Useful english dictionary

  • garrupa — gar·ru·pa …   English syllables

  • garrupa grouper — povinė garupa statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Cephalopholis argus angl. argus grouper; black rock cod; garrupa grouper; peacock coral cod; peacock grouper rus. гаррупа аргус; павлинья гаррупа ryšiai:… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Bed & Breakfast Garrupa — (Marcellinara,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Via San Francesco di Paola 10 …   Каталог отелей

  • USS Garrupa (SS-359) — USS Garrupa (SS 359), would have been a Balao class submarine, was the only submarine of the United States Navy to be named for the garrupa, one of various fishes of the grouper type. Her keel was laid down at Electric Boat Company of Groton,… …   Wikipedia

  • rockfish — Garrupa Gar*ru pa, n. [Prob. fr. Pg. garupa crupper. Cf. {Grouper} the fish.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several species of California market fishes, of the genus {Sebastichthys}; called also {rockfish}. See {Rockfish}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Liste der U-Boote der United States Navy — Schiffe der United States Navy A B C D E F …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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