System Glossary
 Glossary Search for tholichthys stage (Search Options)

Definition of Term

tholichthys stage
(english) Postlarval stage of Chaetodontidae and Scatophagidae characterised by large bony plates extending onto the body from the head which is itself encased in bony armour and often by silvery colour. The tholichthys plates are lost during the juvenile stage. (See also: postlarva, larvae)
stade tholichthys
(french) Stade larvaire d'un poisson-papillon (famille des Chaetodontidae), caractérisé par une armure épineuse. (See also: postlarva, larvae)
estádio tholichthys
(portuguese) Estadio larvar do peixe-borboleta (Família Chaetodontidae), caracterizada por uma armadura espinhosa. (See also: postlarva, larvae)

Other Search Engines

European Environment Agency Glossary of the European Environmental Agency
Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia Britannica Highly authoritative source
EPA Terms Glossary of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
LingInfo Glossary of biological terms
Google Search The largest Internet Search Engine
Google Image Search for Images related to the term
Glossary Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Back to Search
Update Glossary Entry | Add Glossary Entry
Back to Top