family Anguillidae


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Related to family Anguillidae: freshwater eel, common eel
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Noun1.family Anguillidae - eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to the sea to spawnfamily Anguillidae - eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to the sea to spawn
fish family - any of various families of fish
Anguilliformes, order Anguilliformes, order Apodes - elongate fishes with pelvic fins and girdle absent or reduced
genus Anguilla, Anguilla - type genus of the Anguillidae: eels
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tergisus LeSueur, mooneye W, S Order Anguilliformes (eels) Family Anguillidae (eel) Anguilla rostrata (LeSueur), W, S American eel Order Clupeiformes (herring, shad) Family Clupeidae (herring) Alosa chrysochloris W, S (Rafinesque), skipjack herring A.

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