family Stromateidae


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Noun1.family Stromateidae - butterfishes: harvest fishes; dollar fishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
stromateid, stromateid fish, butterfish - small marine fish with a short compressed body and feeble spines
genus Poronotus, Poronotus - a genus of Stromateidae
genus Palometa - a genus of Stromateidae
genus Paprilus, Paprilus - a genus of Stromateidae
genus Psenes, Psenes - a genus of Stromateidae
Ariomma, genus Ariomma - a genus of Stromateidae
genus Tetragonurus, Tetragonurus - a genus of Stromateidae
genus Hyperoglyphe, Hyperoglyphe - a genus of Stromateidae
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Pampus minor Liu and Li, 1998 belongs to the class Actinopterygii, order Perciformes and family Stromateidae. It is a newly discovered warm-water Pampus species, distributed mainly in the offshore to the south of the Taiwan Strait (Liu and Li, 1998; Liu et al., 2002).