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ice fish

n
(Animals) any percoid fish of the family Chaenichthyidae, of Antarctic seas, having a semitransparent scaleless body
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This versatility is permitted by a broad scope of osmoregulatory capability at the digestive level, which is probably one of the most adaptable among the suborder Notothenioidei, a group of probable Antarctic evolutionary origin.
Eleginops maclovinus, Valenciennes, 1830 is a monotypic species of the family Eleginopidae (Osteichthyes), suborder Notothenioidei.
El pez se presenta como una especie extraordinariamente versatil en sus capacidades troficas, con una fisiologia que le permite cubrir un amplio abanico ormorregulatorio a nivel digestivo, probablemente uno de las mas variados en el suborden Notothenioidei, de supuesto origen antartico.
For additional comparison, the combined mitochondrial 12s and 16s rRNA gene sequences for the Notothenioidei icefish (Bargelloni et al.
To our knowledge, the only other marine fish assemblage to which the term species flock has been applied involves icefishes in the Notothenioidei (Bargelloni et al.
At shallow depths around the Antarctic Continent and the peri-Antarctic islands, demersal fish, mostly members of the endemic suborder Notothenioidei, dominate the fish fauna.
Entre los peces de fondo que habitan las zonas costeras patagonicas se destaca especialmente el robalo (Eleginops maclovinus), que es un nototenido (Suborden Notothenioidei, Familia Eleginopidae) (Nelson, 2006), de gran tamano y muy abundante en el extremo austral de Sudamerica; que se distribuye a lo largo de toda la Provincia Biogeografica Magallanica.