Liparis liparis


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Noun1.Liparis liparis - small tadpole-shaped cold-water fishes with pelvic fins forming a suckerLiparis liparis - small tadpole-shaped cold-water fishes with pelvic fins forming a sucker; related to lumpfish
scorpaenoid, scorpaenoid fish - fishes having the head armored with bony plates
genus Liparis, Liparis - type genus of the Liparididae: snailfishes
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Mikelsaar (1984) vermutet, dass der von Spuhl-Rotalia (1896) nach dem lateinischen Vorbild kunstlich gebildete liiperkala 'Grosser Scheibenbauch (Liparis liparis)' seinen Platz der aus der Volkssprache ubernommenen Bezeichnung pullukala uberlassen musste, denn der Fisch saugt sich mit seinen Saugscheiben an den Schwimmern der Fangnetze bzw.--reusen fest (vgl.
The genus Cyclopterus is represented by just one species, the lumpsucker Cyclopterus lumpus Linnaeus, 1758, while the genus Liparis contains 71 species considered valid by Chemova (2008), including the one studied here, the sea snail Liparis liparis (Linnaeus, 1766).
In Liparis liparis, studied herein, he did not find prickles at all.