family Carangidae


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Noun1.family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
carangid, carangid fish - a percoid fish of the family Carangidae
Caranx, genus Caranx - type genus of the Carangidae
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
Elagatis, genus Elagatis - a genus of Carangidae
genus Oligoplites, Oligoplites - leatherjackets
Alectis, genus Alectis - a genus of Carangidae
genus Selene, Selene - a genus of Carangidae
genus Seriola, Seriola - a genus of Carangidae
genus Trachinotus, Trachinotus - a genus of Carangidae
genus Naucrates, Naucrates - a genus of Carangidae
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
genus Trachurus, Trachurus - the scads (particularly horse mackerels)
genus Selar, Selar - big-eyed scad
Decapterus, genus Decapterus - scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
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1793) (Family Carangidae) new to the California marine fauna, with a list to and keys for all California carangids.
Population characteristics, reproductive seasonality, spawning, feeding habits and stock assessment of selected species of the Family Carangidae (Pisces) in Pakistan.
Population biology and assessment of representatives of the family Carangidae Carangoides bajad and Gnathanodon speciosus (Forssal, 1775), in the southern Arabian Gulf.
Leervis: gamefish Lichia amia (family Carangidae): literally "leather fish" a reference to the leathery, apparently scale-less skin of the fish.
Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch, 1793) (Family Carangidae), new to the California marine fauna, with a list to and keys for all California carangids.
Golden pompano (Trachinotus ovatus) belongs to the family Carangidae (Sun et al., 2014; Tutman et al., 2004).
Leervis: gamefish Lichia amia (family Carangidae): literally "leather " a reference to the leathery, apparently scale-less skin of the fish
All parameter estimations were well within the range of those reported in other species of the family Carangidae (Froese & Pauly 2010).