Definition of Genus serrasalmus
1. Noun. Piranhas.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Characidae, Family Characidae
Member holonyms: Caribe, Pirana, Piranha
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Serrasalmus
Literary usage of Genus serrasalmus
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1. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1804)
"The S. rhombeus of L. forms a separate genus, serrasalmus, with the trivial name of rhomboides. It forms a connecting link between the salmon and the ..."