Characidae(redirected from Charicidae)
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Related to Charicidae: family Characidae
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|Noun||1.||Characidae - tropical freshwater fishes of Africa and South America and Central America|
fish family - any of various families of fish
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi