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Noun1.Chilomycterus - burrfishesChilomycterus - burrfishes        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
burrfish - any of several fishes having rigid flattened spines
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The pelagic species hardhead halfbeak, Chriodorus atherinoides, and leatherjack, Oligoplites saurus, were not common, and the scrawled cowfish, Lactophrys quadricornis; the striped burrfish, Chilomycterus schoepfi; and the great barracuda, Sphyraena barracuda, were all observed only once.
New island records of six tropical species Azurina hirundo, Apogon guadalupensis, Scorpaenodes xyris, Chaenopsis alepidota, Chaetodon falcifer, and Chilomycterus reticulatus) from the northern Channel Islands extend the northern range of these species.
37 Striped burrfish Chilomycterus schoepfii 38 French grunt Haemulon flavolineatum 39 Guaguanche Sphyraena guachancho 40 King mackerel Scomberomorus cavalla 41 Snakefish Trachinocephalus myops 42 Mullet spp.