family Platycephalidae


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Noun1.family Platycephalidae - scorpaenoid flatheads
fish family - any of various families of fish
Scorpaenoidea, suborder Scorpaenoidea - mail-cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards
flathead - food fish of the Indonesian region of the Pacific; resembles gurnards
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Flathead fishes of the genus Platycephalus, family Platycephalidae, were widely distributed in the tropical and temperate areas of the Indo-West Pacific and eastern Mediterranean (Hureau, 1986; Shao and Chen, 1987; Imamura, 1996; Knapp, 1999; Qin et al., 2013).
Phylogeny of the family Platycephalidae and related taxa (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes).

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