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Noun1.Bramidae - deep-bodied percoid fishes of the open seas
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
Brama, genus Brama - type genus of the Bramidae
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The pomfrets of the family Bramidae are a group of temperate to tropical epipelagic fishes, typically found in the open ocean at depths from the surface to 1246 m (Mead 1972; Carvalho-Filho and others 2009).
3.10 Carangidae Jacks 4.20 Seriola lalandi 4.10 Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurus 4.50 Bramidae Brama spp.
Parasite body volume and infracommunity patterns in the southern pomfret, Brama australis (Pisces: Bramidae).