Definition of stingfish. Meaning of stingfish. Synonyms of stingfish

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Definition of stingfish

stingfish
Note: The two British species are the great, or greater, weever (Trachinus draco), which becomes a foot long (called also gowdie, sea cat, stingbull, and weaverfish), and the lesser weever (T. vipera), about half as large (called also otter pike, and stingfish).
Stingfish
Stingfish Sting"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The weever.

Meaning of stingfish from wikipedia

- Stingfish is a common name for several fishes and may refer to: Several fishes in the subfamily Scorpaeninae Several fishes in the subfamily Synanceiinae...
- Cottapistus. This species is found in the Indo-West Pacific. The marbled stingfish was first formally described as Perca cottoides in 1758 by Carl Linnaeus...
- coccineus Al****, 1890 (Onestick stingfish) Minous dempsterae Eschmeyer, Hallacher & Rama Rao, 1979 (Oblique-banded stingfish) Minous groeneveldi Matsunuma...
- Orangebanded stingfish Minous coccineus, Onestick stingfish Minous inermis, Al****'s scorpionfish Minous monodactylus, Grey stingfish Synanceia nana...
- Squirrelfish Staghorn sculpin Stargazer Starry flounder Steelhead Stickleback Stingfish Stingray Stonecat Stonefish Stoneroller minnow Stream catfish Striped...
- Sebastiscus marmoratus, the sea ruffe, false kelpfish or dusky stingfish, is a species of marine ray-finned fish belonging to the subfamily Sebastinae...
- Minous monodactylus, the grey stingfish or grey goblinfish, is a species of marine ray-finned fishes, it is the only genus in the tribe Minoini, one of...
- filamentosus, also known as the filament-finned stinger, barred ghoul, two-stick stingfish, or devil scorpionfish, is a member of the Inimicus genus of venomous...
- Scorpaenopsis cirrosa, the weedy stingfish, is a species of venomous marine ray-finned fish belonging to the family Scorpaenidae, the scorpionfishes....
- various species of this family are known informally as stonefish, stinger, stingfish and ghouls. Its species are known to have the most potent neurotoxins...