Definition of Genyonemus
1. Noun. A genus of Sciaenidae.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Sciaenidae, Sciaenidae
Member holonyms: Chenfish, Genyonemus Lineatus, Kingfish, White Croaker
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genyonemus
Literary usage of Genyonemus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"... finely flavored species abundant from Cape Cod to Texas. Similar to it but inferior is the little roncador (Genyonemus lineatus) of California. ..."
2. Nature and Science on the Pacific Coast: A Guide-book for Scientific by Pacific Coast Committee (1915)
"... king-fish (Genyonemus lineatus), queen-fish (Seriphus politus), and a variety of surf-fishes, are also taken. Of introduced fishes, two, ..."
3. Bulletin by United States National Museum (1883)
"Lower jaw with several minute barbels. d. Preopercle with its membranaceous margin crenulate. Genyonemus, 298. dd. Preopercle with its bony margin serrate ..."