Percopsis

noun Per·cop·sis \ -psə̇s \

Definition of Percopsis

: a small genus (the type of the family Percopsidae) of trout-perches much resembling young walleyed pikes and in many respects intermediate between typical isospondyls and the percoids — compare pirate perch

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Origin and Etymology of percopsis

New Latin, from Latin perca perch + New Latin -opsis


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