Definition of Micropogonias
1. Noun. Croakers.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Sciaenidae, Sciaenidae
Member holonyms: Atlantic Croaker, Micropogonias Undulatus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Micropogonias
Literary usage of Micropogonias
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"Thomas (332) reported preliminary studies in which he exposed adult female Atlantic croakers (micropogonias undulatus) to sublethal concentrations of lead, ..."
2. Migratory Fishes of South America: Biology, Fisheries and Conservation Status by Joachim Carolsfeld (2003)
"... Uruguayan shore for the higher-priced freshwater species''3, in part as a supplement to the estuarine fishery for croaker (micropogonias fu rn ieri). ..."