genus Menticirrhus


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Noun1.genus Menticirrhus - kingfishesgenus Menticirrhus - kingfishes; whiting      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Sciaenidae, Sciaenidae - warm-water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea trout
whiting - any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters
kingfish - any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast
king whiting, Menticirrhus americanus - whiting of the southeastern coast of North America
Menticirrhus littoralis, silver whiting - a dull silvery whiting of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of the United States
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A contribution to the biology of the king whiting, genus Menticirrhus of South Carolina.
Geographical variation, systematics, and general biology of shore fishes of the genus Menticirrhus, family Sciaenidae.