Definition of Abudefduf
1. Noun. Damsel fishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Pomacentridae, Pomacentridae
Member holonyms: Abudefduf Saxatilis, Sergeant Major
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Abudefduf
Literary usage of Abudefduf
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1. Investigations of the Aquatic Resources and Fisheries of Porto Rico by United States Bureau of Fisheries, Barton Warren Evermann, Millard Caleb Marsh, William A. Wilcox (1900)
"Jordan & Evermann, 1. c., 155,1898. Genau 105. abudefduf ... is less closely related to abudefduf. GLYPH во DON: a. Preopercle entire. b. ..."