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Definition of Alligator snapper
Alligator snapperAlligator Al"li*ga`tor, n. [Sp. el lagarto the lizard (el
lagarto de Indias, the cayman or American crocodile), fr. L.
lacertus, lacerta, lizard. See Lizard.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A large carnivorous reptile of the Crocodile
family, peculiar to America. It has a shorter and broader
snout than the crocodile, and the large teeth of the lower
jaw shut into pits in the upper jaw, which has no marginal
notches. Besides the common species of the southern United
States, there are allied species in South America.
2. (Mech.) Any machine with strong jaws, one of which opens
like the movable jaw of an alligator; as,
(a) (Metal Working) a form of squeezer for the puddle
(b) (Mining) a rock breaker;
(c) (Printing) a kind of job press, called also alligator
Alligator apple (Bot.), the fruit of the Anona palustris,
a West Indian tree. It is said to be narcotic in its
Alligator fish (Zo["o]l.), a marine fish of northwestern
America (Podothecus acipenserinus).
Alligator gar (Zo["o]l.), one of the gar pikes
(Lepidosteus spatula) found in the southern rivers of
the United States. The name is also applied to other
species of gar pikes.
Alligator pear (Bot.), a corruption of Avocado pear. See
Alligator snapper, Alligator tortoise, Alligator turtle
(Zo["o]l.), a very large and voracious turtle
(Macrochelys lacertina) inhabiting the rivers of the
southern United States. It sometimes reaches the weight of
two hundred pounds. Unlike the common snapping turtle, to
which the name is sometimes erroneously applied, it has a
scaly head and many small scales beneath the tail. This
name is sometimes given to other turtles, as to species of
Alligator wood, the timber of a tree of the West Indies
Meaning of Alligator snapper from wikipedia
at the Shedd Aquarium
was a 16-year resident giant alligator snapper weighing
113 kg (249 lb), sent to the Tennessee Aquarium
as part of...
Data from Wikidata Chance
is a four to five foot long alligator
that was found swimming
in the Humboldt
" Common snapping turtle Alligator snapping turtle Sistrurus
catenatus, also known
as black snapper
, a snake
- Nova Scotia
and Florida. The three species
and the larger alligator snapping turtles
(genus Macrochelys) are the only extant
- Alaska blackfish Albacore Alewife Alfonsino Algae eater Alligatorfish Alligator
- Seriola dumerili American
sole Amur pike Anchovy
- Sandhill crane
Yellow-billed cuckoo Piping plover
Bald eagle American alligator Eastern indigo snake Mangrove rivulus Opossum pipefish
In 1984, the North...
- museum often makes bobbleheads
for current events
such as "Alligator
Rob and Chance
" 2016 the museum produced
foot tall bobblehead
- River Delta
multi-species displays featuring
the American alligator
and gar. The Mobile
Bay exhibit features
of the legs...
- Trout Redfish Pompano Drumfish Flounder Grouper Perch
- many varieties Snapper
- many varieties
Rica 1 September
2008 Indo-Pacific sailfish, pompano, red snapper
crab, tuna, armadillo?, machaca
1.28m 2 Southern
US 8 September...
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