Pomolobus

noun Po·mol·o·bus \pəˈmäləbəs\

Definition of Pomolobus

  1. :  a genus of small fishes (family Clupeidae) including the common alewife and the skipjack (Pomolobus chrysochloris)

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Origin and Etymology of pomolobus

New Latin, probably irregular from Greek pōmat-, pōma lid + New Latin -lobus


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