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Definition of Sphyraena spet

Sphyraena spet
Becuna Be*cu"na, n. [Sp.] (Zo["o]l.) A fish of the Mediterranean (Sphyr[ae]na spet). See Barracuda.
Sphyraena spet
Barracuda Bar`ra*cu"da, Barracouata Bar`ra*cou"ata, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A voracious pikelike, marine fish, of the genus Sphyr[ae]na, sometimes used as food. Note: That of Europe and our Atlantic coast is Sphyr[ae]na spet (or S. vulgaris); a southern species is S. picuda; the Californian is S. argentea. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A large edible fresh-water fish of Australia and New Zealand (Thyrsites atun).

Meaning of Sphyraena spet from wikipedia

- Linnaeus, 1758 Synonyms Esox sphyraena Linnaeus 1758 Esox spet Haüy, 1787 Sphyraena spet (Haüy, 1787) Sphyraena vulgaris Cuvier, 1829 Sphyraena bocagei Osório...