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Noun1.Fistularia - type genus of the family Fistulariidae
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
cornetfish - slender tropical fish with a long tubular snout and bony plates instead of scales
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The cornetfish Fistularia tabacaria, an occasional visitor of these reefs, was also photographed (Fig.
I report here on several sightings in southern California of the reef cornetfish, Fistularia commersonii Riippell, 1838.
Fistularia tabacaria (trompetero / bluespotted cornetfish): puede alcanzar 2 m de longitud total y su cuerpo es alargado y deprimido.
They were initially thought to be the reef cornetfish, Fistularia commersonii; however, critical examination indicated that these two specimens are the Pacific cornetfish, Fistularia corneta Gilbert and Starks 1904, a new addition to the California fauna.
For example, in 2006-2007 surveys, juveniles of tropical species such as Chaetodon ocellatus (Chaetodontidae), Fistularia tabacaria (Fistularidae), Ocyurus chrysurus (Lutjanidae), Thalassoma bifasciatum (Labridae), Sparisoma viride (Scaridae), and unidentified acanthurids were collected in coastal habitats where they were not collected during previous surveys (1971-79) (Livingston, 1985).
1 (24) ([dagger]) Syngnathus louisianae 1 (121) Syngnathus pelagicus 1 (117) 15 (78-158) Fistularidae Fistularia tabacaria * 1 (69) Fistularia sp.