Definition of Hexagrammidae
1. Noun. Greenlings.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Scleroparei, Scleroparei
Member holonyms: Greenling, Genus Hexagrammos, Hexagrammos, Genus Oxylebius, Oxylebius
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hexagrammidae
Literary usage of Hexagrammidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences (1900)
"... were compared with the Hexagrammidae. ... The differences which that author found between the Hexagrammidae and the ..."
2. Author List of the New Hampshire State Library, June 1, 1902 by New Hampshire State Library (1904)
"Review of the fishes of Japan belonging to the family of hexagrammidae. (In US: Nat. museum. Proceed. 1903. v. 26; p. 1003-13. ..."