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Noun1.fish family - any of various families of fishfish family - any of various families of fish  
Cyprinidae, family Cyprinidae - a family of fish including: carp; tench; roach; rudd; dace
Electrophoridae, family Electrophoridae - small family comprising the electric eels
Catostomidae, family Catostomidae - suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae
Cyprinodontidae, family Cyprinodontidae - large family of small soft-finned fishes; killifishes; flagfishes; swordtails; guppies
family Holocentridae, Holocentridae - squirrelfishes and soldierfishes
Anomalopidae, family Anomalopidae - a family of fish including: flashlight fishes
family Zeidae, Zeidae - a family of fish in the order Zeomorphi
Craniata, subphylum Craniata, subphylum Vertebrata, Vertebrata - fishes; amphibians; reptiles; birds; mammals
family Myxinidae, Myxinidae - slime-producing marine animals: hagfishes
Chimaeridae, family Chimaeridae - a family of Holocephali
family Hexanchidae, Hexanchidae - primitive sharks
family Lamnidae, Lamnidae - oceanic sharks
family Isuridae, Isuridae - in some classifications another name for the family Lamnidae
Cetorhinidae, family Cetorhinidae - in some older classifications considered the family of the basking sharks
Alopiidae, family Alopiidae - thresher sharks
family Orectolobidae, Orectolobidae - nurse sharks and carpet sharks
Carchariidae, family Carchariidae, family Odontaspididae, Odontaspididae - sand sharks; in some classifications coextensive with family Carcharhinidae
family Rhincodontidae, Rhincodontidae - small-toothed sharks comprising only one species
family Scyliorhinidae, Scyliorhinidae - small bottom-dwelling sharks
Carcharhinidae, family Carcharhinidae - largest family of living sharks; found worldwide especially in tropical waters; dorsal fin lacks spines: requiem sharks including tiger sharks and soupfin sharks
family Triakidae, Triakidae - small sharks with smooth skins and lacking spines on their dorsal fins
family Squalidae, Squalidae - dogfishes having a spine in each dorsal fin
family Sphyrnidae, Sphyrnidae - hammerhead sharks; bonnethead sharks
family Squatinidae, Squatinidae - bottom-dwelling ray-like sharks
family Pristidae, Pristidae - large primitive rays with elongated snouts
family Rhinobatidae, Rhinobatidae - primitive rays with guitar-shaped bodies
family Mobulidae, Mobulidae - large rays lacking venomous spines: mantas
family Rajidae, Rajidae - bottom-dwelling tropical rays: skates
family Latimeridae, Latimeridae - extinct except for the coelacanth
Ceratodontidae, family Ceratodontidae - lungfishes having hornlike ridges on the teeth
family Siluridae, Siluridae - Old World catfishes
Ameiuridae, family Ameiuridae - North American catfishes
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Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave at Hangar 34 Take the kids to a family rave at Hangar 34 at the Baltic Triangle.
The Big Fish Little Fish family rave is returning to Cardiff on Sunday, September 24.
THE first four Big Fish Little Fish family raves in Birmingham sold out within days of tickets going on sale.
What you can expect at a Big Fish Little Fish family rave is not just top DJs playing club classics, but also bubble machines, club visuals, giant balloons and a giant parachute dance.
The case was investigated by police who determined that the two had been poisoned from the consumption of Lagocephalus, a member of the puffer fish family.
Fishing times are 9am-3pm, with prices ranging from PS16 for an increased catch limit of 10 fish and PS23 for a 15 fish family permit to re-flect the shorter hours.
Dr Muhammad Rafique said as a result of careful and extensive laboratory work, it was revealed that the species belongs to fish family Cobitidae and is commonly known as Oriental Weather Loach while scientifically named Misgurnus anguillicaudatus.
Cross infection experiments were also performed to investigate the potential of cross infectivity in different hosts of the same fish family (Cyprinidae) as well as in hosts belonging to other fish families (Percidae, Anguillidae, Ictaluridae and Clariidae).
15 Aintree Also known as the Serranidae fish family, there are 475 different species of sea bass.
Helen, I look forward to your having the time you want and need during your retirement to complete the tremendous task of recording most of the missing species of the largest fish family on this planet, not only to cataloguing and giving them names, but also to revising those groups which are in limbo.
To which fish family do sardines and pilchards belong?
To which fish family do sardines and national newspaper for more than 50 years in Piers Morgan - see Question 10 pilchards belong?