Definition of Prionotus
1. Noun. A genus of Triglidae.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Triglidae, Triglidae
Member holonyms: Northern Sea Robin, Prionotus Carolinus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prionotus
Literary usage of Prionotus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Pierre André Latreille (1831)
"These two last species are small, and peculiar to the Mediterranean. (1) M. de Lacepede has separated three genera from Trigla: prionotus, ..."
2. Synopsis of the Fishes of North America by David Starr Jordan, Charles Henry Gilbert (1882)
"... to have been once brought from New York by Milbert. (Linn. Syst. Nat.: Trigla pini Giinther, ii, 1911; Day, Fish. Gt. Brit. 1880, 58.) 89O—prionotus ..."
3. Catalogue of the Hemiptera of American North of Mexico: Excepting the by Edward Payson Van Duzee (1917)
"327, 1876, prionotus. Uhler, Wheeler's Bept. Chief Eng. for 1877, p. 1329, prionotus. ... 282, 1884, prionotus. Lintner, 6th Kept. NY St. Ent., p. ..."