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Related to Dactylopteridae: flying gurnard
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Noun1.Dactylopteridae - flying gurnards
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Scleroparei, Scleroparei - scorpionfishes; sculpins; gurnards; greenlings; flying gurnards
Dactylopterus, genus Dactylopterus - a genus of Dactylopteridae
butterflyfish, flying gurnard, flying robin - tropical fish with huge fanlike pectoral fins for underwater gliding; unrelated to searobins
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A new species of Dactylopteridae (Pisces) from the Philippines and Australia, with a brief synopsis of the family.