Dictionary of Ichthyology

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⇔ Name⇔ Definition

a-fishing in the act or process of fishing; gone fishing. Read more...

A-ft acre-foot (one acre of surface covered with 1 foot of water (1,233,500 L, 1233.5 m3, 325,850 gal). Read more...

A-grade a freshness grade for fish used in the European community. Read more...

A.D. or AD abbreviation for anno domini, or Year of the Lord, the Christian dating system. Common era or CE is used as a neutral version. Read more...

a.k.a. also known as. Read more...

A1 abbreviation for first anal fin (rays). Read more...

A100 number of anal fin rays anterior to the 201st vertebra, e.g. in Nemichthyidae. Read more...

A2 abbreviation for second anal fin (rays). Read more...

A30 number of anal fin rays anterior to the 31st vertebra, e.g. in Carapidae. Read more...

aalpricken a small eel, gutted, fried and packed in a fine edible oil (Germany). Read more...