family Myctophidae


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Noun1.family Myctophidae - deep-sea fishes comprising the lantern fishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Isospondyli, order Isospondyli - most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon
lanternfish - small fish having rows of luminous organs along each side; some surface at night
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EC 4.48 Family Bolitaenidae MC 4.48 Japetella diaphana MC 4.48 Phylum Arthropoda 3.37 Class Crustacea Cr 3.37 Order Decapoda Cr 3.37 Family Galatheidae Cr 3.37 Pleuroncodes planipes Cr 3.37 Family Penaeidae Cr 3.37 Family Portunidae Cr 3.37 Portunus xantusii Cr 3.37 Phylum Chordata 4.12 Class Osteichthyes 4.12 Order Clupeiformes MiF 4.12 Family Engraulidae MiF 4.12 Order Stomiiformes MsF 2.24 Family Phosichthyidae MsF 2.24 Vinciguerria lucetia MsF 2.24 Order Myctophiformes MsF 2.24 Family Myctophidae MsF 2.24 Benthosema panamense MsF 2.24 Myctophum aurolaternatum MsF 2.24 Myctophum nitidulum MsF 2.24 Symbolophorus spp.
Samples were later identified using a stereoscopic microscope Zeiss Stemi DV4, and fishes from family Myctophidae were separated.
Temporal and spatial patterns of lanternfish (family Myctophidae) communities associated with a warm-core eddy.
LVIII Family Myctophidae. Archiv der Fischereiwissenschaften 31:1-300.
The feeding of three species of lantern fishes (Family Myctophidae) off Oregon.
Such work as the revision of the family Myctophidae was completed by 1965.