Definition of Melanogrammus
1. Noun. Haddock.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Gadidae, Gadidae
Member holonyms: Haddock, Melanogrammus Aeglefinus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Melanogrammus
Literary usage of Melanogrammus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"Genus Melanogrammus Gill. Melanogrammus Gill, Proc. Ac. NS Phila., 1862. smaller mouth, the produced first dorsal fin, black lateral line and the ..."
2. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"It is found on both shores of the Atlantic and when smoked is the "finnan haddie " of commerce. Fio. 654.—Haddock, Melanogrammus ..."