any one of different thin marine fish of family Carapidae, resembling eels.
Any fish whose scales yield a pearl-like pigment used in production artificial pearls, once the bleak, and whitebait.
a standard title of Fierasfer affinis, a fish based in the Bay of Panama, within the shells associated with the pearl-oyster; any fish of family Fierasferidæ, which lives inside shells of mollusks plus in huge Holothuria.
A minnow, Alburnus lucidus, and other allied species, varying over Europe and western Asia. The pearly matter from their machines is employed when you look at the make of synthetic pearls.
discovered living within the alimentary canals of e.g. ocean cucumbers or amongst the shells of pearl oysters in or near low seagrass bedrooms
discovered residing within the alimentary canals of e.g. water cucumbers or between the shells of pearl oysters in or near low seagrass beds