family Apogonidae

noun
bright-colored marine fishes that incubate eggs in the mouth
Syn: ↑Apogonidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish family
Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi
Member Meronyms: ↑cardinalfish, ↑Apogon, ↑genus Apogon, ↑Astropogon, ↑genus Astropogon

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  • fish family — noun any of various families of fish • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Cobitidae, ↑family Cobitidae, ↑Cyprinidae, ↑family Cyprinidae, ↑Electrophoridae, ↑family Electrophori …   Useful english dictionary

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  • order Perciformes — noun one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna • Syn: ↑Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthoptery …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Percomorphi — noun one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna • Syn: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthoptery …   Useful english dictionary

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