Oreosoma

Oreosoma

O`re*o*so"ma\, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. 'o`ros, -eos, mountain + ? body.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of small oceanic fishes, remarkable for the large conical tubercles which cover the under surface.
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