Lates calcarifer
Lates La"tes, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a fish of the Nile.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of large percoid fishes, of which one species ({Lates Niloticus}) inhabits the Nile, and another ({Lates calcarifer}) is found in the Ganges and other Indian rivers. They are valued as food fishes. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lates calcarifer — noun a species of large perch noted for its sporting and eating qualities; lives in marine, estuary, and freshwater habitats • Syn: ↑barramundi, ↑giant perch, ↑giant seaperch, ↑Asian seabass, ↑white seabass • Hypernyms: ↑fish species …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Lates — La tes, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a fish of the Nile.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of large percoid fishes, of which one species ({Lates Niloticus}) inhabits the Nile, and another ({Lates calcarifer}) is found in the Ganges and other Indian rivers. They are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lates Niloticus — Lates La tes, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a fish of the Nile.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of large percoid fishes, of which one species ({Lates Niloticus}) inhabits the Nile, and another ({Lates calcarifer}) is found in the Ganges and other Indian rivers. They… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lates — Taxobox name = Lates fossil range = Oligocene recent [Murray,A.M., Attia,Y.S. A new species of Lates (Teleostei: Perciformes) from the Lower Oligocene of Egypt , Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 2004, 24(2):299–308 ] image width = 250px image… …   Wikipedia

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