Dorosoma

noun
Dor·o·so·ma | \ˌdȯrəˈsōmə\

Definition of Dorosoma 

: a genus (sometimes the type of the family Dorosomidae or Dorosomatidae) of fishes that includes the gizzard shad and is now usually placed among the Clupeidae

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History and Etymology for Dorosoma

New Latin, from doro- (from Greek dory wood, trunk of a tree, spear) + -soma

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