genus Acipenser

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Noun1.genus Acipenser - type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeonsgenus Acipenser - type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Acipenser transmontanus, Pacific sturgeon, Sacramento sturgeon, white sturgeon - food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America
Acipenser huso, beluga, hausen, white sturgeon - valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas
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some basal Actinopteri such as some members of the acipenseriform genus Acipenser with an ossified mesocoracoid arch (Hilton, pers.