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Noun1.Caproidae - boarfishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Capros, genus Capros - a genus of fish in the family Caproidae
Antigonia, genus Antigonia - a genus of fish in the family Caproidae
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Volume 8 (Fowler and Bean, 1929) treated the Caproidae, Scorpidae, Monodactylidae, Platacidae, Ephippidae, Toxotidae, Scatophagidae, Chaetodontidae, Acanthuridae, and Siganidae.
The following nine families were collected only on the summer cruise: Argentinidae, Clinnidae, Dactyloscopidae, Istiophoridae, Caproidae, Macrorhamphosidae, Malacanthidae, Percophidae and Symphysanodontidae, indicating that these groups spawned only in summer.