redbelly dace

noun
red·bel·ly dace | \ˈred-ˈbe-lē- \
variants: or less commonly red-bellied dace \ˈred-ˈbe-lēd- \

Definition of redbelly dace 

: either of two small brightly marked North American cyprinid fishes (Phoxinus eos and P. erythrogaster)

First Known Use of redbelly dace

1948, in the meaning defined above

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