beaked salmon

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Noun1.beaked salmon - fish of sandy areas of western Pacific and Indian oceans having an angular snout for burrowing into sand
malacopterygian, soft-finned fish - any fish of the superorder Malacopterygii
genus Gonorhynchus, Gonorhynchus - slender cylindrical marine fishes lacking air bladders and teeth
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In the most recent and extensive morphological cladistic analysis of the Gonorynchiformes (Grande & Poyato-Ariza) the Gonorynchidae, in which Gonorynchus is included, is placed as the sister-group of the Kneriidae.