Definition of Genus anabas
1. Noun. The type genus of the family Anabantidae; small fish that resemble perch.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Anabantidae, Family Anabantidae
Member holonyms: A. Testudineus, Anabas Testudineus, Climbing Perch
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Anabas
Literary usage of Genus anabas
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1. List of the Vertebrated Animals Now Or Lately Living in the Gardens of the by London Zoo (London, England), Philip Lutley Sclater (1883)
"Genus ANABAS. 23. Anabas scandens (Dald.). Climbing Anabas. Hab. India. From Cochin. og. Presented by Dr. GE Dobson, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1858)
"... in this class of animals takes place readily as long as the branchiae are kept moist, and illustrating the mode of respiration in the genus Anabas. ..."