Atherinidae


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Noun1.Atherinidae - small spiny-finned fishes of both salt and fresh waterAtherinidae - small spiny-finned fishes of both salt and fresh water
fish family - any of various families of fish
Mugiloidea, suborder Mugiloidea - fishes distinguished by abdominal pelvic fins: families Mugilidae; Atherinidae; Sphyraenidae
silverside, silversides - small fishes having a silver stripe along each side; abundant along the Atlantic coast of the United States
Atherinopsis, genus Atherinopsis - a genus of Atherinidae
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A supplemental sampling method for estuarine ichthyoplankton with emphasis on the Atherinidae.
tade + + + + 26 Mugil cephalus -+ + + Family: Hemiramphidae 27 Hemiramphus sp -+ + - Family: Atherinidae 28 Pranesus pinguis + + + + Family: Carangidae 29 Carangoides malabaricus + + + + 30 Caranx sp 1 + + + + 31 Caranx sp 2 + + + + 32 Decapterus russelli + + + + 33 Scomberoides tol + + + + Family: Gerriedae 34 Gerrus oblongus + + + + Family: Teraponidae 35 Terapon jarbua + + + + Family: Scombridae 36 Scomberomorus sp + + + + Family: Pleuronectidae 37 Pleuronectid egg + + + - Family: Bothidae 38 Pseudorhambus javanicus -- + + Family: Soleidae 39 Solea ovata + + + + Family: Cynoglossidae 40 Cynoglossus arel + + + + 41 C.
De las 7 familias con mayor numero de especies endemicas de Mexico, 5 se encuentran en el estado: Petromizontidae, Goodeidae, Cyprinidae, Atherinidae y Poecilidae.
Analisis de la dieta del "Pejerrey patagonico" Patagonina hatcheri Eigenmann, 1909, Atherinidae, de la laguna Terraplen, Chubut, Argentina.
6 topminnow Atherinidae brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus 15 42.
the use of the common name of cutlip, rather than of cutlips, minnow; the use of Sander instead of Stizostedion for the genus name of the walleye; the use of Atherinopsidae instead of Atherinidae for the family name of the inland silverside; and the use of Achiridae instead of Soleidae for the family name of the hogchoker).
By 1976, these other species, comprising mainly Clupeidae, Caesionidae, Atherinidae, and Carangidae, had risen to 10 percent of the catch and continued rising to 30 percent by 1981 (Table 4).
Medina (1993) encontro en este embalse 10 especies de las familias Goodeidae, Atherinidae (ahora Atherinopsidae) y Cichlidae, los cuales fueron capturados en este estudio por la red experimental.
7 Atherinidae Brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus -- -- Gasterosteidae Brook stickleback Culaea inconstans 12 20.
They have been found in 39 species of fish of the families Atherinidae, Characidae, Cichlidae, Cyprinidae, Eleotridae, Gobiidae, Goodeidae, Ictaluridae, Mugilidae and Poeciliidae from 11 Mexican states (Colima, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tabasco, Tamaulipas and Veracruz).
Common name Family North coast (NC) thresher shark Alopiidae wolf-eel Anarhichadidae sablefish Anoplopomatidae jacksmelt Atherinidae plainfin midshipman Batrachoididae speckled sanddab Bothidae jack mackerel Carangidae blue shark Carcharhinidae medusafish Centrolophidae Pacific sardine Clupeidae Pacific herring Clupeidae Pac.