Lampridae


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Noun1.Lampridae - opahs
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
fish family - any of various families of fish
genus Lampris, Lampris - type genus of the Lampridae
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Addition of the Lampridae is given in phylogenetic order following Nelson (2006).
Occurrence Species Common name (n = 78) Clupeidae Sardinops sagax Pacific sardine 4 Engraulidae Engraulis mordax Northern anchovy 52 23 Bathylagidae Blacksmelts 18 Chauliodontidae Chauliodus macouni Pacific viperfish 2 Gadidae Microgadus proximus Pacific tomcod 13 Lampridae Lampris guttatus Opah 1 Gasterosteidae Stickleback 1 Scorpaenidae Sebastes spp.