family Cyclopteridae


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Noun1.family Cyclopteridae - lumpfishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Scorpaenoidea, suborder Scorpaenoidea - mail-cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards
Cyclopterus, genus Cyclopterus - type genus of the Cyclopteridae: lumpfishes
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The family Cyclopteridae (common name 'lumpfishes') contains about 27 species in seven genera (Ueno 1970) and the family Liparidae ('snailfishes') embraces approximately 345 species in 29 genera (Chemova et al.
Order COTTIFORMES Regan, 1913 (as Cottoidei), sensu Wiley & Johnson, 2010 Family CYCLOPTERIDAE Bonaparte, 1832