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perciform

(ˈpɜːsɪˌfɔːm) zoology
n
(Animals) a perch-like fish
adj
(Zoology) (of a fish) resembling a perch
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Additionally, larvae within these families represent the 2 body shapes of larval fish, clupeiform (slender) and perciform (robust) that have been shown to influence susceptibility to extrusion (Smith and Richardson, 1977).
Of the prey orders representing over 20% FO, gadiform fishes were the primary-occurring prey species (FO = 51.85%), followed by Clupeiformes (51.52%) and perciform fishes (23.72%).
10, Unit 111) is evidenced by the planktonic diatoms (Aulacoseira, Cyclotella, Puncticulata) reported here and the presence of a large perciform fish (Murray et al., 2009).
The present study describes a new species of camallanid nematode found in the swim bladder during a parasitological fauna survey of perciform fish, Channa orientalis (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) from River Gwarko, Panjgur.
The family Serranidae (Perciformes) is one of the largest perciform families with 5 subfamilies, 64 genera and 529 valid species (Eschmeyer & Fong, 2012).
'Cause basa is a siluriform, and grouper is a perciform, which don't mean much unless you got food allergies.
For instance, the perciform Lutjanus quinquelineatus' multiple sex system is in an initial stage of morphological sex-chromosome differentiation (Ueno & Takai 2008).