Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to family Ostraciidae: Lactophrys
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|Noun||1.||family Ostraciidae - boxfishes|
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Plectognathi, order Tetraodontiformes, Plectognathi - boxfishes; filefishes; globefishes; ocean sunfishes; triggerfishes; puffers
boxfish, trunkfish - any of numerous small tropical fishes having body and head encased in bony plates