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Noun1.Microdesmidae - worm fishMicrodesmidae - worm fish        
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
worm fish - poorly known family of small tropical shallow-water fishes related to gobies
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X Serraniculus pumilio X Carangidae Chloroscombrus chrysurus X Decapterus punctatus X Lutjanidae Lutjanus campechanus Gerreidae Unidentified X Sciaenidae Cynoscion arenarius X X Cynoscion nothus X Larimus fasciatus X X Leiostomus xanthurus X X Micropogonias undulatus X X Sciaenops ocellatus Labridae Unidentified X Microdesmidae Microdesmus spp.
83 0 Lutjanidae Barred lutjanids All 150 12 Lutjanus synagris 0 1 Lutjanus mahngnni 4 0 Ocyurus chrysurus 2 0 Microdesmidae All species 39 1 Monacanthidae Cantherines sp.
1 -- -- 1 Microdesmidae Gunnellichthys monostigma 1 -- -- 1 Tetraodontidae Torquigener pleurogramma -- 1 -- 1 Totals 1880 968 810 3658 Table 2 Results of repeated-measures ANOVAs for significant differences in numbers of species and number of individuals (/[m.sup.3]) caught at Bass Point during two short-term recolonization studies among sampling intervals (time) (within-subjects factor), seasons (spring and autumn) and sites (among-subjects factors).