coastal

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plant having hemispherical heads of yellow trumpet-shaped flowers; found in coastal dunes from California to British Columbia Abronia latifolia , yellow sand verbena
plant having hemispherical heads of wine-red flowers; found in coastal dunes from California to Mexico Abronia maritima , beach pancake
prostrate herb having heads of deep pink to white flowers; found in coastal dunes from British Columbia to Baja California Abronia umbellata , beach sand verbena , pink sand verbena
ancient name for the coastal region of northwestern Asia Minor (including Lesbos) Aeolia , Aeolis
similar to coastal rein orchid but with smaller flowers; Alaska to Baja California and east to the Dakotas and Colorado Alaska rein orchid , Habenaria unalascensis
brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia Alaskan brown bear , Kodiak , Kodiak bear , Ursus arctos middendorffi , Ursus middendorffi
flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams alewife
European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb Alexander , Alexanders , black lovage , horse parsley , Smyrnium olusatrum
East Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers; coastal areas southern India to Malaysia Alexandrian laurel , Calophyllum inophyllum
deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters angelfish , Chaetodipterus faber , spadefish
cardinalfish found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters Apogon maculatus , flamefish , flame fish
fatty pink flesh of fish from northern coastal Atlantic; usually marketed fresh Atlantic salmon
found in northern coastal Atlantic waters or tributaries; adults do not die after spawning Atlantic salmon , Salmo salar
destructive dogfish of the Atlantic coastal waters of America and Europe; widely used in anatomy classes Atlantic spiny dogfish , Squalus acanthias
small finback of coastal waters of Atlantic and Pacific Balaenoptera acutorostrata , lesser rorqual , minke whale , piked whale
common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms bald cypress , pond bald cypress , southern cypress , swamp cypress , Taxodium distichum
fish having the habit of following ships; found in North American and South American coastal waters banded rudderfish , rudderfish , Seriola zonata
small but gamy pickerel of Atlantic coastal states barred pickerel , Esox americanus , redfin pickerel
bottom-dweller of warm western Atlantic coastal waters having a flattened scaleless body that crawls about on fleshy pectoral and pelvic fins batfish
low-growing strong-smelling coastal shrub of warm parts of the New World having unisexual flowers in conelike spikes and thick succulent leaves Batis maritima , saltwort
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