family Triglidae


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Noun1.family Triglidae - in some classifications restricted to the gurnards and subdivided into the subfamilies Triglinae (true sea robins) and Peristediinae (armored sea robins)family Triglidae - in some classifications restricted to the gurnards and subdivided into the subfamilies Triglinae (true sea robins) and Peristediinae (armored sea robins)
fish family - any of various families of fish
Scorpaenoidea, suborder Scorpaenoidea - mail-cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards
gurnard - bottom-dwelling coastal fishes with spiny armored heads and fingerlike pectoral fins used for crawling along the sea bottom
genus Triga, Triga - type genus of the Triglidae
subfamily Triglinae, Triglinae - in some classifications considered a subfamily of Triglidae comprising searobins having ordinary scales and no barbels (true searobins)
genus Prionotus, Prionotus - a genus of Triglidae
Peristediinae, subfamily Peristediinae - in some classifications considered a subfamily of Triglidae comprising the armored searobins
genus Peristedion, Peristedion - in some classifications the type genus of the subfamily Peristediinae: armored sea robins
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These fish are known as sea robins, of the family Triglidae.