Definition of Genus Haemulon
1. Noun. Type genus of the Haemulidae.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Haemulidae, Haemulidae
Member holonyms: Haemulon Album, Margate, Haemulon Macrostomum, Spanish Grunt, Haemulon Aurolineatum, Tomtate, Cottonwick, Haemulon Malanurum, Haemulon Parra, Sailor's-choice, Sailors Choice
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Haemulon
Literary usage of Genus Haemulon
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1. Geology of New Jersey by New Jersey Geological Survey, George Hammell Cook (1868)
"Genus HAEMULON. Haemulon formosum. Squirrel-fish. A single specimen of this fish was taken in Delaware Bay, in July, 1867, and is now is the possession of ..."
2. Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and Executive by United States Congress. Senate (1861)
"... is represented by a single species of the genus Haemulon of Cuvier. Of Lutjanus, the typical genus of a peculiar subfamily, ..."