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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Freshwater fishes of New Zealand and Tasmania.

Usage examples (4)
  • They fought, and the fishes conquered, and it ended in the fish becoming birds and the birds fishes; and hence they say the back-bone of the inanga projects so much.
  • The inanga, or small fry of a fresh-water fish, were offended at not being hospitably received on shore by the birds; on the other hand, the birds despised the...
  • Sixteen species of New Zealand's native freshwater fish have been recorded in the region including the threatened giant kokopu (Galaxias argenteus), short-jawed kokopu (G....
  • "Stopbanks will be surveyed to check their size and condition and an ecological survey of inanga (whitebait) spawning areas carried out to determine places that may be... for more
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