family Cyprinodontidae


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Noun1.family Cyprinodontidae - large family of small soft-finned fishes; killifishes; flagfishes; swordtails; guppies
fish family - any of various families of fish
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
cyprinodont - any member of the family Cyprinodontidae
genus Rivulus - killifish
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The family Cyprinodontidae is distributed throughout the United States Africa Southern Europe and Asia.
The genus Aphyosemion belongs to the family Cyprinodontidae and is commonly called toothed carp, or topminnow.