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Amia calva
Lawyer Law"yer, n. [From Law, like bowyer, fr. bow.] 1. One versed in the laws, or a practitioner of law; one whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients, or to advise as to prosecution or defence of lawsuits, or as to legal rights and obligations in other matters. It is a general term, comprehending attorneys, counselors, solicitors, barristers, sergeants, and advocates. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The black-necked stilt. See Stilt. (b) The bowfin (Amia calva). (c) The burbot (Lota maculosa).
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Dogfish Dog"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) 1. A small shark, of many species, of the genera Mustelus, Scyllium, Spinax, etc. Note: The European spotted dogfishes (Scyllium catudus, and S. canicula) are very abundant; the American smooth, or blue dogfish is Mustelus canis; the common picked, or horned dogfish (Squalus acanthias) abundant on both sides of the Atlantic. 2. The bowfin (Amia calva). See Bowfin. 3. The burbot of Lake Erie.
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Bowfin Bow"fin`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A voracious ganoid fish (Amia calva) found in the fresh waters of the United States; the mudfish; -- called also Johnny Grindle, and dogfish.
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Cycloganoidei Cy`clo*ga*noi"de*i (s?"kl?-g?-noi"d?-?), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ky`klos circle + NL. ganoidei. See Ganoid.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of ganoid fishes, having cycloid scales. The bowfin (Amia calva) is a living example.

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- Bowfin (Amia calva) are basal bony fishes related to gars in the infracl**** Holostei. Common names include mudfish, mud pike, dogfish, griddle, grinnel...
- in 1914. Her research was in cytology, mainly ****ociated with bowfin (Amia calva) and the lateral cell lines of these bony fish. She also worked on the...
- refer to any of many different fishes, including: Neochanna, species Amia calva Lepidosiren paradoxa Labeo capensis Protopterus, species Parachanna...
- The Amiiformes order of fish has only one extant species, the bowfin (Amia calva). Order Amiiformes Hay 1929Genus †Guizhouamia Liu, Yin & Wang 2002 Genus...
- owstonii), a species of sleeper sharks in the family Somniosidae Bowfin (Amia calva), a freshwater fish sometimes known as "dogfish" Dogfish Bay, an inlet...
- orders, the Amiiformes represented by a single living species, the Bowfin (Amia calva), and the Lepisosteiformes, represented by seven living species in two...
- placement (incertae sedis). The only living Halecomorph is the bowfin, Amia calva, but this group has a diverse fossil record. A phylogenetic analysis placed...
- in the clade Neopterygii. The sole living Halecomorph is the bowfin (Amia calva), but the group contains many extinct species in several families, including...
- teleostiers en selachiers 1907 Untersuchungen über das Gehirn der Ganoiden Amia calva und Lepidosteus osseus 1910 "The migrations of the motor cells of the...
- Larger fishes, such as the striped b**** (Morone saxatilis), bowfin (Amia calva), and gray weakfish (Cynoscion regalis), in turn, prey on the pickerels...