Haemulidae

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Noun1.Haemulidae - grunts
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
grunt - medium-sized tropical marine food fishes that utter grunting sounds when caught
genus Haemulon, Haemulon - type genus of the Haemulidae
Anisotremus, genus Anisotremus - a genus of Haemulidae
genus Orthopristis, Orthopristis - a genus of Haemulidae
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In our study, YOY reef fish taxa, such as serranids, lutjanids, and haemulids, were more abundant in seagrass habitats than they were in tidal-creek habitats, except for gray snapper (Lutjanus griseus).