slippery dick

(redirected from Halichoeres bivittatus)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slippery dick - small wrasse of tropical Atlantic
wrasse - chiefly tropical marine fishes with fleshy lips and powerful teeth; usually brightly colored
genus Halicoeres, Halicoeres - a genus of Labridae
References in periodicals archive ?
Daily otolith increments and recruitment in two coral-reef wrasses, Thalassoma bifasciatum and Halichoeres bivittatus.
Halichoeres bivittatus, and Parablennius marmoreus) were collected in June 2001 at station 2.
014 0 Haemulon sciurus 0 0 Halichoeres bivittatus 0 0 Holocentrus adscensionis 0 0 Lutjanus apodus 0.