genus Cynoscion


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Noun1.genus Cynoscion - sea troutgenus Cynoscion - sea trout        
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
Cynoscion regalis, weakfish - food and game fish of North American coastal waters with a mouth from which hooks easily tear out
Cynoscion nebulosus, spotted sea trout, spotted squeateague, spotted weakfish - weakfish of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of United States
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Taxonomy of the scatrout, genus Cynoscion (Pisces, Sciaenidae).
Weinstein and Yerger (1976) completed perhaps the most comprehensive study of molecular evolution in the genus Cynoscion; they assessed protein electrophoresis variants in all four western North Atlantic species (C.
Length and height of sagittae (saccular otoliths) were measured in nine species of the genus Cynoscion (Teleostei: Sciaenidae), four from the western Atlantic and five from the eastern Pacific.