family Gadidae

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Related to family Gadidae: Gadus morhua, Gadiformes, Atlantic cod, codfish, Pacific cod
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Gadidae - large family of important mostly marine food fishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Gadiformes, order Gadiformes - cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini
gadoid, gadoid fish - a soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae
Gadus, genus Gadus - type genus of the Gadidae: the typical codfishes
genus Lota, Lota - burbot
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Request Sample Report- Wild Pollock Market Overview The wild Pollock or walleye Pollock is a marine fish species of the cod family Gadidae whose scientific name is Gadus Chalcogrammus.
Within Gadiformes, the family Gadidae is well known because it contains many economically and ecologically important fishes such as Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua), silver hake (Merluccius bilinearis), and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) (Nelson, 2006).
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