Ambloplites

noun Am·blop·li·tes \ˌamˌbläp‧ˈlītēz\

Definition of Ambloplites

  1. :  a genus of sunfishes (family Centrarchidae) including the rock bass of the central U.S. and Great Lakes region

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Origin and Etymology of ambloplites

New Latin, from Greek amblys blunt + hoplitēs hoplite


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