Umbrina

noun
Um·​bri·​na | \ ˌəmˈbrīnə \

Definition of Umbrina

: a common widely distributed genus of croakers (family Sciaenidae) including a European umbra (U. cirrhosa) and the yellowfin croaker of the Pacific coast of North America

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History and Etymology for Umbrina

New Latin, from Latin umbra + New Latin -ina

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“Umbrina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Umbrina. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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