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Related to Ariidae: Atherinidae, saltworts
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Noun1.Ariidae - sea catfishesAriidae - sea catfishes        
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Siluriformes, Siluriformes - an order of fish belonging to the superorder Malacopterygii including catfishes
sea catfish - any of numerous marine fishes most of which are mouthbreeders; not used for food
genus Arius, Arius - type genus of the Ariidae: sea catfishes
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Ecotoxicological effects of POPs on Ariidae Ariopsis felis (Linnaeus, 1766) from three coastal ecosystems in the Southern Gulf of Mexico and Yucatan Peninsula.
The aim of this study is to estimate maximum sustainable yield (MSY) of sea catfishes (Family: Ariidae) in Pakistani marine waters from Sindh coastline.
Metacaligus rufus was originally described by Wilson (1908) from Bagre marinus (Mitchill, 1815) in Beaufort (USA), and since its description this species has been recorded parasitizing hosts of the families Ariidae, Carangidae, Merlucciidae, Sciaenidae, Scombridae and Trichiuridae (Luque and Tavares, 2007; Suarez-Morales et al., 2012; Luque et al., 2013).
Evolution of opercle bone shape along a macrohabitat gradient: species identification using mtDNA and geometric morphometric analyses in neotropical sea catfishes (Ariidae).
silagindae 2% soleidae 2% Synbranchidae 2% Mastacembelidae 2% Belonidae 2% Channidae 2% Cyprinidae 21% Siluridae 4% Schilbeidae 9% Pangasidae 2% Bagridae 7% Sisoridae 7% Ariidae 4% Clupeidae 2% Ergraulidae 2% Notopteridae 4% Polynemidae 2% Mugilidae 4% Anabantidas 2% Osphronemidae 4% Ambassidae 4% Nandidae 4% Gobiidaeu 11% Note: Table made from pie chart.
Morphology of gills of the seawater fish Cathorops spixii (Agassiz) (Ariidae) by scanning and transmission electron microscopy.
Record of opportunist predation of marine catfish Genidens genidens Valenciennes, 1839 (Siluriformes, Ariidae) by the crested-caracara Caracara plancus Miller, 1777 (Falconiformes, Falconidae) in estuary of Jucu River, Espirito Santo, Brazil.
Cariotipo del Bagre guatero Hexanematichth.s herbergii (Ariidae: Siluriformes) del estrecho del lago Maracaibo, Venezuela.