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  1. pteropogon, Pteropogon humboltianumnoun

    southern Australian plant having feathery hairs surrounding the fruit


  1. pteropogon

    Pteropogon is a genus of fish in the family Apogonidae, commonly known as cardinalfish. They are small marine fishes native to the western Pacific Ocean. This genus only contains two recognized species, Pteropogon kauderni and Pteropogon mirificus. They are notable for their unique reproductive behavior where the males carry the eggs in their mouths until they hatch.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pteropogon in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pteropogon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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    applied to a fish depicted horizontally
    A askant
    B flabby
    C sesquipedalian
    D naiant

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