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Definition of Promicrops itaiara

Promicrops itaiara
Jewfish Jew"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) 1. A very large serranoid fish (Promicrops itaiara) of Florida and the Gulf of Mexico. It often reaches the weight of five hundred pounds. Its color is olivaceous or yellowish, with numerous brown spots. Called also guasa, and warsaw. 2. A similar gigantic fish (Stereolepis gigas) of Southern California, valued as a food fish. 3. The black grouper of Florida and Texas. 4. A large herringlike fish; the tarpum.

Meaning of Promicrops itaiara from wikipedia

- 1890 Homalogrystes Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 Hyposerr**** Klunzinger, 1884 Itaiara Vaillant & Bocourt, 1878 Labroperca Gill, 1862 Merou Bonaparte (ex Cuvier)...