family Mugilidae


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Noun1.family Mugilidae - grey mullets
fish family - any of various families of fish
Mugiloidea, suborder Mugiloidea - fishes distinguished by abdominal pelvic fins: families Mugilidae; Atherinidae; Sphyraenidae
gray mullet, grey mullet, mullet - freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide
genus Mugil, Mugil - type genus of the Mugilidae: mullets
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The genus Liza belongs to the class Mugiliformes, family Mugilidae. They are widely distributed throughout tropical and temperate seas, and most are commercially harvested.
cephalus species and the family Mugilidae. These indels were hypothesized not to affect the organism due to the noncoding nature of CR [1]; however these indels might be of importance for population identification.
Fish species of the family Mugilidae have wide geographic distribution and are represented by species found in tropical and subtropical waters around the world, especially in coastal waters and estuaries.