family Diodontidae


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Related to family Diodontidae: genus Diodon, Diodon hystrix
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Noun1.family Diodontidae - spiny puffers
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Plectognathi, order Tetraodontiformes, Plectognathi - boxfishes; filefishes; globefishes; ocean sunfishes; triggerfishes; puffers
spiny puffer - puffers having rigid or erectile spines
Diodon, genus Diodon - type genus of the Diodontidae
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