mutton snapper
noun see muttonfish

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  • muttonsnapper — mutton snapper n. A snapper (Lutjanus analis) of warm western Atlantic waters that is usually olive green but may vary from whitish to pinkish red, valued as a food and game fish. * * * …   Universalium

  • muttonfish — noun similar to and often marketed as red snapper • Syn: ↑mutton snapper, ↑Lutjanus analis • Hypernyms: ↑snapper * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: so called from its flavor 1. : a snappe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lutjanidae — Taxobox name = Snapper image width = 240px image caption = Humpback red snapper, Lutjanus gibbus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Lutjanidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision =… …   Wikipedia

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