Hemiramphidae


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Related to Hemiramphidae: Dactylopteridae
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Noun1.Hemiramphidae - halfbeaks; marine and freshwater fishes closely related to the flying fishes but not able to glide
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Synentognathi, Synentognathi - order of fishes having spineless fins; needlefishes; sauries; flying fishes; halfbeaks
halfbeak - tropical and subtropical marine and freshwater fishes having an elongated body and long protruding lower jaw
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The ballyhoo half beak belong to the family Hemiramphidae, are found in shallow marine, estuarine and freshwater waters in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific oceans (Hughes and Stewart, 2006).
Se determinaron tres especies de peces: Selar crumenophthalmus, Opisthonema libertate, e Hemiramphus saltator de las familias Carangidae, Clupeidae, Hemiramphidae respectivamente.
tade + + + + 26 Mugil cephalus -+ + + Family: Hemiramphidae 27 Hemiramphus sp -+ + - Family: Atherinidae 28 Pranesus pinguis + + + + Family: Carangidae 29 Carangoides malabaricus + + + + 30 Caranx sp 1 + + + + 31 Caranx sp 2 + + + + 32 Decapterus russelli + + + + 33 Scomberoides tol + + + + Family: Gerriedae 34 Gerrus oblongus + + + + Family: Teraponidae 35 Terapon jarbua + + + + Family: Scombridae 36 Scomberomorus sp + + + + Family: Pleuronectidae 37 Pleuronectid egg + + + - Family: Bothidae 38 Pseudorhambus javanicus -- + + Family: Soleidae 39 Solea ovata + + + + Family: Cynoglossidae 40 Cynoglossus arel + + + + 41 C.
Anguillidae Freshwater Eels * -- -- -- Berycidae Nannygai * -- -- -- Gadidae Atlantic Cods * -- -- -- Salmonidae Atlantic Salmons & Trouts * Hemiramphidae Garfishes * -- -- -- D.
X Engraulis mordax X PHOSICHTHYIDAE Vinclguerria lucetia X X SYNODONTIDAE Synodus lucioceps X MYCTOPHIDAE Ventosea panamense X Triphoturus mexicanas X HEMIRAMPHIDAE Hyporhamphus spp.
0,64 [+ or -] 0,35 Gobiidae Bathygobius soporator 0,03 [+ or -] 0,03 (Valenciennes, 1837) Ctenogobius boleosoma 3,92 [+ or -] l,54 (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882) Gobionellus stomatus 0,22 [+ or -] 0,10 Starks, 1913 Microgobius meeki 8,19 [+ or -] 3,07 Evermann & Marsh, 1899 * 0,32 [+ or -] 0,23 Hemiramphidae Hemirhamphus sp.