Gadiformes


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Noun1.Gadiformes - cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini
animal order - the order of animals
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
family Gadidae, Gadidae - large family of important mostly marine food fishes
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Order Gadiformes Family Gadidae--Cods 1 species Microgadus tomcod (Walbaum, 1792).
Ishawytscha (Walbaum), chinook salmon NW Salmo salar Linnaeus, Atlantic salmon NW trout (pirate perch) Aphredoderus sayanus (Gilliams), pirate perch N, SW Family Amblyopsidae (cavefish) Amblyopsis spelaea (DeKay), northern cavefish S Typhilchthys subterraneus Girard, southern cavefish S Order Percopsiformes Family Percopsidae (trout-perch) Percopsis omiscomaycus (Walbaum), trout-perch NW, S Order Gadiformes (cod) Family Lotidae (freshwater cod) Lota lota (Linnaeus), burbot NW, WE Order Cyprinodonitiformes (topminnows, silversides) Family Fundulidae (topminnows) Fundulus catenatus (Storer), northern studfish C F.
Isotopic composition of otoliths from a benthopelagic fish Coryphaenoides acrolepis, Macrouridae: Gadiformes.