catalufa

[ kat-l-oo-fuh ]
/ ˌkæt lˈu fə /

noun, plural (especially collectively) cat·a·lu·fa, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) cat·a·lu·fas.

any of several bigeyes, as Pristigenys serrula(popeye catalufa ), found in the Pacific Ocean.

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Origin of catalufa

<Cuban Spanish catalufa, cataluja, variant of catalineta, derivative of the personal name Catalina
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