Definition of Genus micropterus

1. Noun. American freshwater black basses.

Exact synonyms: Micropterus
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Centrarchidae, Family Centrarchidae
Member holonyms: Black Bass

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Micropterus

genus Meryta
genus Mesembryanthemum
genus Mesocricetus
genus Mesohippus
genus Mespilus
genus Mesua
genus Metasequoia
genus Metroxylon
genus Microcentrum
genus Micrococcus
genus Microdipodops
genus Microgramma
genus Micromeria
genus Micromyx
genus Micropogonias
genus Micropterus
genus Microsorium
genus Microsporum
genus Microstomus
genus Microstrobos
genus Microtus
genus Micruroides
genus Micrurus
genus Mikania
genus Millettia
genus Miltonia
genus Mimosa
genus Mimus
genus Minuartia
genus Mirabilis

Literary usage of Genus micropterus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annual Record of Science and Industry for 1871-78 by Spencer Fullerton Baird (1878)
"To the genus Micropterus belong the black bass (Micropterus salmoides) and the widely diffused Oswego bass (Micropterus pallidus). ..."

2. Book of the Black Bass, Comprising Its Complete Scientific and Life History by James Alexander Henshall (1881)
"Agassiz and others,! at least four or five species * On the Species of the Genus Micropterus (Lac. ..."

3. More about the Black Bass by James Alexander Henshall (1898)
"I may add here that it seems that the uame and characters of the genus Micropterus were based on a monstrous or mutilated specimen. ..."

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