Argentinidae


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Noun1.Argentinidae - small marine soft-finned fishes with long silvery bodies; related to salmons and trouts
fish family - any of various families of fish
Isospondyli, order Isospondyli - most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon
genus Argentina, Argentina - type genus of the Argentinidae: argentines
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N X 49 131 38 (unidentified S X 3 71 5 smelt species) ARGENTINIDAE Argentina sialis O 3 88 23 (Pacific Argentine) BATRACHOIDIDAE Porichthys notatus S X X X 3 126 38 (Plainfin Midshipman) OPHIDIIDAE Chilara taylori O X 1 (Spotted Cuskeel) MERLUCCIIDAE Merluccius O X 781 136.
La mayoria de las especies endemicas pertenecen a Macrouridae (9 spp.) y Moriidae (6 spp.), mientras que las familias representadas solo por especies endemicas son: Torpedinidae, Ophichthidae, Nettastomatidae, Congridae, Argentinidae, Photichthyidae, Sternoptychidae, Aulopidae, Gadidae, Chaunacidae, Ogcocephalidae, Polymixiidae, Pentacerotidae, Percophidae.