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Related to Carangidae: family Carangidae, carangids
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Noun1.Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm 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
carangid, carangid fish - a percoid fish of the family Carangidae
Caranx, genus Caranx - type genus of the Carangidae
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
Elagatis, genus Elagatis - a genus of Carangidae
genus Oligoplites, Oligoplites - leatherjackets
Alectis, genus Alectis - a genus of Carangidae
genus Selene, Selene - a genus of Carangidae
genus Seriola, Seriola - a genus of Carangidae
genus Trachinotus, Trachinotus - a genus of Carangidae
genus Naucrates, Naucrates - a genus of Carangidae
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
genus Trachurus, Trachurus - the scads (particularly horse mackerels)
genus Selar, Selar - big-eyed scad
Decapterus, genus Decapterus - scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
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The Blenniidae and Carangidae families had six species each, followed by Epinephelidae, Haemulidae, Pomacentridae, and Scaridae, with five species in each family.
Occurrence of Trahinotus carolinus (Carangidae) in Laguna costera Mar Chiquita, with comments on other occasionally recorded fishes in Argentinean waters.
Scutes, unique to the jacks (Carangidae), are the second most common element used here for identifying this taxon.
0,24 [+ or -] 0,12 * 0,12 [+ or -] 0,10 Atherinopsidae Atherinella brasiliensis 0,07 [+ or -] 0,05 (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) * 0,04 [+ or -] 0,04 Blenniidae * 0,20 [+ or -] 0,09 Carangidae Oligoplites palometa -- (Cuvier, 1832) * -- Clupeidae * 2,70 [+ or -] l,26 Cynoglossidae Symphurus sp.
Unidentified tilefish Pomatomidae, Bluefishes 49 Pomatomus saltatrix Bluefish Rachycentridae, Cobias 50 Rachycentron canadum Cobia Echeneidae, Remoras 51 Echeneis naucrates Sharksucker Carangidae, Jacks 52 Alectis ciliaris African pompano 53 Caranx bartholomaei Yellow jack 54 Caranx crysos Blue runner 55 Caranx hippos Crevalle jack 56 Caranx latus Horae-eye jack 57 Caranx ruber Bar jack 58 Caranx spp.
The haplotype diversity results obtained are high and consistent with what has been described for some species belonging to the Carangidae family.
Risk assessment for metazoan parasites of yellowtail kingfish Seriola lalandi (Perciformes: Carangidae) in south Australian sea-cage aquaculture.
These resources mainly include species from family Clupeidae, Engraulidae, Scomboridae and Carangidae. Indian oil sardine (Sardinella longiceps Valenciennes, 1847) belongs to the family Clupeidae and local names are Tarli, Luar in Sindhi and Lugger, Luar in Baluchi language (Bianchi, 1985).
Maturation and diel reproductive periodicity of round scad (Carangidae: Decapterus punctatus).Mar.
Snapper B HAN-209 Serranidae Grouper B HAN-210 Serranidae Grouper B HAN-211 Carangidae Jackfish B HAN-212 Carangidae Jackfish B HAN-213 Scarus sp.
Among the 37 families, Carangidae had more than 10 species, Sciaenidae had seven species, Clupeidae, Engraulidae, and Leiognathidae each had four species, and Lutjanidae and Pomadasyidae each had two species.