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Noun1.Lactophrys - a genus of OstraciidaeLactophrys - a genus of Ostraciidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
cowfish, Lactophrys quadricornis - trunkfish having hornlike spines over the eyes
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Most large bodied coral reef fishes appear to be stable in the Florida Keys but game fish like the Serranids need to be closely monitored, as do the species that have shown a generally declining trend, such as Cantherhines macrocerus, Lactophrys bicaudalis, Lutjanus mahogoni, Aulostomus maculates, Scarus vetula, Halishoeres radiatus, and Pomacanthus arcuatus.
For example, the data set contains three genus and species of "cowfish" including Lactophrys polygonia, L.