Branchiostegidae


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Noun1.Branchiostegidae - small family of marine fishes having covered gills
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
blanquillo, tilefish - important marine food fishes
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Systematics and biology of the tilefishes (Perciformes: Branchiostegidae and Malacanthidae), with descriptions of two new species.
Red Sea fishes of the family Branchiostegidae with a description of a new genus and species Asymmetrurus oreni.