Definition of Centropristis
1. Noun. Sea basses.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Serranidae, Serranidae
Member holonyms: Centropristis Philadelphica, Rock Bass, Rock Sea Bass, Black Bass, Black Sea Bass, Centropistes Striata
Lexicographical Neighbors of Centropristis
Literary usage of Centropristis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fisheries of the Adriatic and the Fish Thereof: A Report of the Austro by George Louis Faber (1883)
"Has a northern extension ; its southernmost limits are the rivers Isonzo and Adige. Quality, i. Gen. IV. Centropristis, C. A* V. 59. Centropristis HEPATUS ..."