Chaetodipterus


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Related to Chaetodipterus: Chaetodipterus faber
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Noun1.Chaetodipterus - a genus of EphippidaeChaetodipterus - a genus of Ephippidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Ephippidae, family Ephippidae - small family comprising the spadefishes
Chaetodipterus faber, spadefish, angelfish - deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters
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Ephippus faber = Chaetodipterus faber (Brous-sonet): Adantic Spadefsh (juvenile); p.
Silk snapper Lutjanus vivanus Longtail bass Hemanthias leptus Dusky shark Carcharhinus obscurus Bigeye sixgill shark Hexanchus nakamurai Atlantic croaker Micropogonias undulatus Smooth puffer Lagocephalus laevigatus Largescale lizardfish Saurida brasiliensis Atlantic spadefish Chaetodipterus faber Hardhead catfish Arius felis Grunt (family) Haemulidae Goldface tilefish Caulolatilus chrysops Southern stingray Dasyatis americana Cusk-eel (family) Ophidiidae Barracuda (genus) Sphyraena sp.
Similarly absent (or rare) were larvae from other recreational and commercially important species such Coryphaena hippurus (Coryphaenidae), Rachycentron canadum (Rachycentridae), Balistes capriscus (Balistidae), Lobotes surinamensis (Lobotidae), Chaetodipterus faber (Ephippidae), and Mugil cephalus (Mugilidae), all of which spawn in coastal or offshore waters of Alabama.