Sciaenidae

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Noun1.Sciaenidae - warm-water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea troutSciaenidae - warm-water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea trout
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
sciaenid, sciaenid fish - widely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound
genus Sciaenops, Sciaenops - a genus of Sciaenidae
genus Sciaena, Sciaena - type genus of the Sciaenidae: croakers
genus Menticirrhus, Menticirrhus - kingfishes; whiting
genus Genyonemus, Genyonemus - a genus of Sciaenidae
genus Seriphus, Seriphus - a genus of Sciaenidae