Another posts

contentful definition brought to bear definition scroop definition define semimetal erewhon bayshore suckling pig definition corticospinal definition indemnitor definition reapportioned definition tisiphone cohort power loom definition nooks and crannies meaning cotswold definition ethnicism definition brandy nose knitted brows conject definition cross the wire serve its purpose take stock definition emery powder chop logic imaginary creature miscegenate definition senseful meaning ureterostenosis definition pizarro definition sky glow definition parasitic roots come through with flying colors define orchidaceous duster garment animal enthusiast definition emarginate leaf

Viviparous fish


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Viviparous fish (Zoöl) See Embiotocoid.
    • ***


In literature:

The trivial name of the viviparous blenny, or guffer, the backbone of which is green when boiled; also of the gar-fish.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Both among the cartilaginous and bony fishes viviparity occurs.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
Many species are ovo-viviparous, and from their small size and lively behaviour they are much appreciated as aquarium fishes.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 8" by Various