any of several snappers of the genus Lutjanus, especially L. campechanus, a large food fish of the Gulf of Mexico.
any of various marine percoid food fishes of the genus Lutjanus, esp L. blackfordi, having a reddish coloration, common in American coastal regions of the Atlantic: family Lutjanidae (snappers)
noun 1. snow that has acquired a red color either from airborne particles of red dust or from a type of alga that contains a red pigment.
noun 1. spider mite. noun 1. the red spider mite See spider mite
- Red-spotted purple
[red-spot-id] /ˈrɛdˌspɒt ɪd/ noun 1. See under purple (def 7). noun 1. any color having components of both red and blue, such as lavender, especially one deep in tone. 2. cloth or clothing of this hue, especially as formerly worn distinctively by persons of imperial, royal, or other high rank. 3. the rank or office […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. a large, usually reddish gaseous vortex on the surface of Jupiter, about 14,000 by 30,000 km, that drifts about slowly as the planet rotates and has been observed for several hundred years. noun 1. See Great Red Spot