Gambusia meaning

găm-byo͝o'zhə
Any of various small live-bearing fishes of the genus Gambusia of the Americas, which are popular in home aquariums and have become widely naturalized because of their use for mosquito control.
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Any of a genus (Gambusia) of livebearers, including the mosquitofish, useful in mosquito control.
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Any of several freshwater fish, of the genus Gambusia, that feed on the larva of mosquitos, and are used to control them.
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Origin of gambusia

New Latin Gambusia genus name from American Spanish gambusino