Definition of Pagrus pagrus
1. Noun. Food fish of the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts of Europe and America.
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Literary usage of Pagrus pagrus
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1. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"... the name from time immemorial of the red porgy of the Mediterranean, Pagrus pagrus. In this I ÌL, (Sketch by Kako Monta.) \ *, Fio. 2SO. ..."
2. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"... the name from time immemorial of the red porgy of the Mediterranean, Pagrus pagrus. In this I « \ FIG. 280.—Ebisu, the Fish-god of Japan, bearing a Red ..."
3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The Pagrus pagrus of European waters is called the red porgy. Consult Kingsley, TS, 'Standard Natural History' (Vol. Ill, Boston 1885). ..."
4. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1907)
"The common porgy of southern Europe (Pagrus pagrus), known also from Charleston, SC, to Uruguay, may be looked for on the lower part of the ..."