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Definition of Eelpout

Eelpout
Eelpout Eel"pout`, n. [AS. ?lepute.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A European fish (Zoarces viviparus), remarkable for producing living young; -- called also greenbone, guffer, bard, and Maroona eel. Also, an American species (Z. anguillaris), -- called also mutton fish, and, erroneously, congo eel, ling, and lamper eel. Both are edible, but of little value. (b) A fresh-water fish, the burbot.
eelpout
Burbot Bur"bot, n. [F. barbote, fr. barbe beard. See 1st Barb.] (Zo["o]l.) A fresh-water fish of the genus Lota, having on the nose two very small barbels, and a larger one on the chin. [Written also burbolt.] Note: The fish is also called an eelpout or ling, and is allied to the codfish. The Lota vulgaris is a common European species. An American species (L. maculosa) is found in New England, the Great Lakes, and farther north.

Meaning of Eelpout from wikipedia

- The eelpouts are the ray-finned fish family Zoarcidae. As the common name suggests, they are somewhat eel-like in appearance, with elongated bodies and...
- The viviparous eelpout (Zoarces viviparus), also known as the, viviparous blenny and European eelpout is an eelpout in the family Zoarcidae. It is notable...
- The International Eelpout Festival is an annual gathering held in the town of Walker, Minnesota. It celebrates the eelpout (or burbot, scientific name...
- freshwater ling, the lawyer, coney-fish, lingcod, freshwater cusk, and eelpout. The species is closely related to the marine common ling and the cusk...
- genus of eelpouts. Species include: Bothrocara brunneum - twoline eelpout Bothrocara elongatum Bothrocara hollandi Bothrocara molle - soft eelpout, pighead...
- Barbapellis pterygalces, also known as the moose eelpout, is a species of zoarcid fish found in Southern Ocean. This species is only known from a single...
- 1935 (Bering eelpout) Lycodes brevipes T. H. Bean, 1890 (shortfin eelpout) Lycodes brunneofasciatus Suvorov, 1935 (tawnystripe eelpout) Lycodes caudimaculatus...
- The limp eelpout, Melanostigma gelatinosum, is an eelpout, of the genus Melanostigma, found in all oceans at depths of between 50 and 2,500 m. Their length...
- luscus or Pouting, a fish in the family Gadidae Ocean pout, a kind of eelpout in the family Zoarcidae Brown bullhead, or "horned pout", a widespread...
- generation does not occur in nature. Other early scientists believed that the eelpout Zoarces viviparus was the "mother of eels" (the translation of the German...
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