family Echeneidae


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Related to family Echeneidae: pilot fish, remoras
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Noun1.family Echeneidae - fishes having a sucking disk on the head for clinging to other fishes and to shipsfamily Echeneidae - fishes having a sucking disk on the head for clinging to other fishes and to ships
fish family - any of various families of fish
Discocephali, order Discocephali - small order of fishes comprising the remoras
remora, suckerfish, sucking fish - marine fishes with a flattened elongated body and a sucking disk on the head for attaching to large fish or moving objects
Echeneis, genus Echeneis - type genus of the Echeneididae: typical remoras
genus Remilegia, Remilegia - a genus of Echeneididae
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F 4.12 Family Hemiramphidae F 4.12 Oxyporhamphus micropterus F 4.12 Order Perciformes Family Echeneidae MiF 3.77 Rhombochirus osteochir MiF 3.77 Family Coryphaenidae Co 5.29 Coryphaena equiselis Co 5.29 Coryphaena hippurus Co 5.29 Family Carangidae Ca 5.29 Naucrates ductor Ca 5.29 Family Gempylidae G 5.29 Gempylus serpens G 5.29 Family Scombridae MiF 5.29 Acanthocybium solandri MiF 5.29 Auxis spp.

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