n. small marine fish

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  • Sauries — Saury Sau ry, n.; pl. {Sauries}. [Etymol. uncertain.] (Zo[ o]l.) A slender marine fish ({Scomberesox saurus}) of Europe and America. It has long, thin, beaklike jaws. Called also {billfish}, {gowdnook}, {gawnook}, {skipper}, {skipjack},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sauries — sairos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Cololabis angl. sauries rus. сайры ryšiai: platesnis terminas – lydekinės skumbrės siauresnis terminas – paprastoji saira …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sauries — lydekinės skumbrės statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas šeima apibrėžtis Pasaulinis vandenynas: šiaurėje iki Niufaundlendo, Islandijos, Norvegijos šiaurinės dalies, pietuose iki 50° š. pl., išskyrus atogrąžų zoną. 4 gentys, 4… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sauries — plural of saury …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saury — Taxobox name = Saury image width = 240px image caption = Scomberesox saurus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Beloniformes familia = Scomberesocidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = See text for genera… …   Wikipedia

  • Beloniformes — Taxobox name = Beloniforms image width = 240px image caption = Exocoetus volitans regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Beloniformes subdivision ranks = Families subdivision = *Suborder Adrianichthyoidei… …   Wikipedia

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  • atheriniform — ▪ fish Introduction       any member of the order Atheriniformes, containing 15 families of marine and freshwater spiny finned fishes (spiny finned fish), including the flying fishes (flying fish) (see ), needlefishes (needlefish), silversides,… …   Universalium

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  • saury — /sawr ee/, n., pl. sauries. 1. a sharp snouted fish, Scomberesox saurus, inhabiting temperate regions of the Atlantic Ocean. 2. any of various related fishes. [1765 75; < NL saur(us) + Y2. See SAUREL] * * * ▪ fish       any of four species of… …   Universalium

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