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lumpsucker
Lumpfish Lump"fish`, n. [From Lump, on account of its bulkiness: cf. G. & D. lump, F. lompe.] (Zo["o]l.) A large, thick, clumsy, marine fish (Cyclopterus lumpus) of Europe and America. The color is usually translucent sea green, sometimes purplish. It has a dorsal row of spiny tubercles, and three rows on each side, but has no scales. The ventral fins unite and form a ventral sucker for adhesion to stones and seaweeds. Called also lumpsucker, cock-paddle, sea owl.
Lumpsucker
Lumpsucker Lump"suck`er, n. (Zo["o]l.) The lumprish.

Meaning of lumpsucker from wikipedia

- The Cyclopteridae are a family of marine fishes, commonly known as lumpsuckers or lumpfish, in the order Scorpaeniformes. They are found in the cold waters...
- The Pacific spiny lumpsucker (Eumicrotremus orbis) is a species of bony fish in the family Cyclopteridae. The pacific spiny lumpsucker is a globular shaped...
- Cyclopterus lumpus, the lumpsucker or lumpfish, is a species of marine fish in the family Cyclopteridae (lumpsuckers). It is the only member of the genus...
- and as a raw ingredient. The roe of marine animals, such as the roe of lumpsucker, hake, mullet, salmon, Atlantic bonito, mackerel, squid, and cuttlefish...
- worm is a flatfish or lumpsucker, which they capture with grasping hooks at the front of their bodies. They penetrate the lumpsucker with a thin filament...
- It is the only known member of its genus. Smooth lumpfish, or smooth lumpsucker, is a deep sea fish species with a body length of 6–44 cm and body weight...
- The s**** clingfish, Lepadogaster lepadogaster, is a clingfish of the family Gobiesocidae. It is found in the Mediterranean Sea and adjacent Atlantic Ocean...
- Loosejaw Lost River sucker Louvar Loweye catfish Luderick Luminous hake Lumpsucker Lungfish Mackerel Mackerel shark Madtom Mahi-mahi Mahseer Mail-ch****ed...
- produce caviar. A sturgeon caviar imitation is a black or red coloured lumpsucker caviar sold throughout Europe in small gl**** jars. In Sweden and Finland...
- (Andriashev's ****ular-spiny pimpled lumpsucker) E. a. andriashevi Perminov, 1936 (Andriashev's spiny pimpled lumpsucker) Eumicrotremus asperrimus (S. Tanaka...
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