Definition of Bairdiella
1. Noun. Drumfish.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Sciaenidae, Sciaenidae
Member holonyms: Bairdiella Chrysoura, Mademoiselle, Silver Perch
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bairdiella
Literary usage of Bairdiella
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"The mademoiselle, Bairdiella FIG. 461.—Mademoiselle, Bairdiella ... In Bairdiella ensifera of Panama the second anal spine is enormously large, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"Sciaena xanthurus Gthr., pt. (nee desc.) ii. 288. Bairdiella ... on the other hand, it agrees in these respects, as well as others, with the Bairdiella, ..."
3. A Check-list of the Fishes and Fishlike Vertebrates of North and Middle America by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1896)
"Bairdiella armata Gill. Both coasts of tropical America; not uncommon on the Pacific Coast about Bairdiella armata Gill, Proc. Ac. Nat. Sci. Phila. ..."