Percoidea


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Related to Percoidea: Serranidae, butterflyfish, Percoidei
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Noun1.Percoidea - in some classifications nearly or exactly equivalent to the Perciformes which are considered a suborder
animal order - the order of animals
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
family Sillaginidae, Sillaginidae - small family of small food fishes in shallow waters of the Pacific around Indonesia
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La pigmentacion en ambos lados del cuerpo, los casos de inversion y los registros de hibridacion intergenerica, corresponden a claras manifestaciones de atavismo en el grupo y revelan su origen reciente a partir de ancestros Perciformes relacionados estrechamente con Percoidea (Ivankov et al., 2008).