genus Clupea


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Noun1.genus Clupea - type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herringsgenus Clupea - type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Clupeidae, family Clupeidae - herrings; shad; sardines; etc.
Clupea harangus, herring - commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
Atlantic herring, Clupea harengus harengus - important food fish; found in enormous shoals in the northern Atlantic
Clupea harengus pallasii, Pacific herring - important food fish of the northern Pacific
Clupea sprattus, sprat, brisling - small herring processed like a sardine