cutlips minnow

[ kuht-lips ]
/ ˈkʌtˌlɪps /

noun

a cyprinid fish, Exoglossum maxillingua, of northeastern U.S. coastal waters, having a three-lobed lower lip.

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Origin of cutlips minnow

So called from the shape of its lower lip
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