genus Seriphus


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Noun1.genus Seriphus - a genus of Sciaenidaegenus Seriphus - a genus of Sciaenidae    
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
queenfish, Seriphus politus, white croaker - silvery and bluish drumfish of shallow California coastal waters
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We describe a new species of the sciaenid genus Seriphus based on this specimen.
The sub-ovate otolith with a subangular ventral margin, ellipitical ostium, and posteroventrally-bent posterior cauda is characteristic of the genus Seriphus.
The genus Seriphus is generally acknowledged as monospecific, with S.