genus Haemulon

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Noun1.genus Haemulon - type genus of the Haemulidaegenus Haemulon - type genus of the Haemulidae  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Haemulon album, margate - a grunt with a red mouth that is found from Florida to Brazil
Haemulon aurolineatum, tomtate - found off the West Indies and Florida
cottonwick, Haemulon malanurum - of warm Atlantic waters
Haemulon parra, sailors choice, sailor's-choice - a grunt found from Florida to Brazil and Gulf of Mexico
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The Genus Haemulon is represented by 16 species, of which 14 occur in Brazil (Rocha and Rosa, 1999), in Venezuela (Palazon-Fernandez et al., 2007), as well as in Central America (Bussing and Lopez, 2010).