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Definition of S sphyraena

S sphyraena
Barracuda Bar`ra*cu"da, n. [Native name.] Any of several voracious pikelike marine fishes allied to the gray mullets, constituting the genus Sphyr[ae]na and family Sphyr[ae]nid[ae]. The great barracuda (S. barracuda) of the West Indies, Florida, etc., is often six feet or more long, and as dangerous as a shark. In Cuba its flesh is reputed to be poisonous. S. Argentea of the Pacific coast and S. sphyr[ae]na of Europe are smaller species, and are used as food.

Meaning of S sphyraena from wikipedia

- (Guachanche barracuda) Sphyraena ****eri O. T. Jenkins, 1901 (****er's barracuda) Sphyraena iburiensis Doiuchi & Nakabo, 2005 Sphyraena idiastes ****er & Snodgr****...
- first dorsal fin; The anal fin has a one spiny ray and 9 soft rays. S. sphyraena has scales covering both the anterior and posterior margins of the preoperculum...
- a jutting lower jaw. There are no scales on the preoperculum, unlike S. sphyraena which has scales on both the anterior and posterior margins of the preoperculum...
- J.; Marechal, J.; Pina Amargos, F.; Russell, B.; Singh-Renton, S. (2015). "Sphyraena barracuda (errata version published in 2017)". The IUCN Red List...
- Sphyraena argentea (also known as Pacific barracuda, California barracuda, and silver barracuda) is a predatory fish found in the northeast Pacific Ocean...
- The pickhandle barracuda (Sphyraena jello) is so called because the dark marks along its sides look like the thick ends of ****xe handles. These dark...
- Sharpfin barracuda (Sphyraena acutipinnis) is a schooling species of barracuda inhabits lagoon, bay and seaward reef that is nocturnally active. Its length...
- The yellowtail barracuda (Sphyraena flavicauda) is one of the smaller species of barracuda of the family Sphyraenidae, which occurs in Indo-West Pacific...
- Blackfin barracuda (Sphyraena genie) is a species of barracuda found in parts of Indo-Pacific and Western Pacific. Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds...
- The Australian barracuda, arrow barracuda, Australian sea pike, sea pike, snook, or shortfin barracuda, Sphyraena novaehollandiae, is a barracuda of the...
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