Definition of Pollachius
1. Noun. Pollack.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Gadidae, Gadidae
Member holonyms: Pollachius Pollachius, Pollack, Pollock
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Literary usage of Pollachius
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1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"Genus Pollachius (Nilsson.) which one has been considered to be identical with the European Pollachius This genus does not appear to include more than one ..."
2. A manual of British vertebrate animals: Or Descriptions of All the Animals by Leonard Jenyns (1835)
"M. Pollachius, Flem. (Pollack.) — Lower jaw considerably the longest: lateral line ... M. Pollachius, Flem. Brit. An. p. 195. Gadus Pollachius, Linn. Syst. ..."
3. Scientific Investigations by Great Britain Fishery Board for Scotland, Fishery Board for Scotland (1902)
"AND THE LYTHE (Cadus pollachius, Linn.), IN RESPECT TO CERTAIN EXTERNAL AND OSTEOLOGICAL CHARACTERS. BY H. CHAS. WILLIAMSON, MA, D.Sc. (PLATES IV. ..."