Torpedinidae


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Related to Torpedinidae: Torpedo Ray
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Noun1.Torpedinidae - electric raysTorpedinidae - electric rays        
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Torpediniformes, Torpediniformes - rays with bodies shaped like torpedoes
crampfish, electric ray, numbfish, torpedo - any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting strong electric discharges
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3) Bathyraja 16 (15) Cavidad pulpar baja Psammobatis Clave 4: Clave dentaria para taxa del orden Torpediniformes 1 (2) Raiz baja y ancha Torpedinidae: --Dientes con apron Torpedo Dumeril, 1806 2 (1) Raiz alta y estrecha Narcinidae: --Dientes sin apron Discopyge tschudii Haeckel, 1845.