nauclerus definition

  • noun:
    • In ornithology, a genus of Falconidæ, of the subfamily Milrinæ; the swallow-tailed kites.
    • In ichthyology, a spurious genus of fishes, based on the young of Naucrates, or a stage of growth of the youthful pilot-fish, Naucrates ductor, whenever a first dorsal fin and preopercular spines can be found.
    • The phase of growth represented because of the spurious genus Nauclerus, 2, by Seriola or other genus of carangids.

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    • Digni profect�, quibuscum ipse Munsterus, nauclerus
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