armored sea robin


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Related to armored sea robin: Triglidae, Armored gurnard, Peristediidae
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Noun1.armored sea robin - sea robins having bony scutes on the body and barbels on the chin; found mostly on the continental slope
sea robin, searobin - American gurnard; mostly found in bays and estuaries
genus Peristedion, Peristedion - in some classifications the type genus of the subfamily Peristediinae: armored sea robins
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Two species of armored sea robins, family Periste-diidae, occur in deep waters, typically over 300- to 600-foot depths off Florida.

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