Malacanthidae


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Noun1.Malacanthidae - short-headed marine fishesMalacanthidae - short-headed marine fishes; often brightly colored
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
genus Lopholatilus, Lopholatilus - large brightly colored food fish of deep Atlantic waters
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Figura 1 Pesquerias riberenas en el sistema lagunar BMA y aguas aledanas Pesqueria Especies aprovechadas Almeja catarina Argopecten circularis Escama Peces de las familias Serranidae (cabrillas), Sciaenidae (curvinas), Malacanthidae (pierna), Carangidae (jureles).
Existen numerosos trabajos taxonomicos sobre la distribucion geografica y el valor comercial de las especies de la familia Malacanthidae, entre ellas Malacanthus plumieri (Bloch 1786) (e.
Perciformes (continued) families: Chaetodontidae, Toxotidae, Monodactylidae, Pempheridae, Kyphopsidae, Lutjanidae, Lobotidae, Sparidae, Nandidae, Sciaenidae, Malacanthidae, Cepolidae.