Apogonidae


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Related to Apogonidae: family Apogonidae, Atherinidae, Priacanthidae

Apogonidae

[‚ap·ə′gän·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The cardinal fishes, a family of tropical marine fishes in the order Perciformes; males incubate eggs in the mouth.
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Un tel dichromatisme sexuel ephemere, bien defini et spectaculaire n'a jamais ete mentionne pour les Apogonidae.
This fact coupled with the analysis of known distribution and direct development of young leads the author to interesting hypotheses about vicariance of the species and evolution of the Apogonidae.
Anacanthini, Allotriognathi, Heterostomata, Berycomorphi, Percomorphi: families Kuhliidae, Apogonidae, Plesiopidae, Pseudoplesiopidae, Priacanthidae, Centropomidae.
0 0 0 Syngnathidae Hippocampus erectus 0 0 0 Hippocampus zosterae 0 1 0 Syngnathus floridae 2 7 1 Syngnathus louisianae 0 0 0 Syngnathus scovelli 0 3 6 Serranidae Mycteroperca microlepis 0 0 0 Centropristis striata 0 0 0 Serraniculus pumilio 0 0 0 Serranus subligarius 0 0 0 Apogonidae Astrapogon alutus 0 0 0 Carangidae Caranx hippos 0 0 0 Chloroscombrus chrysurus 0 0 0 Oligoplites saurus 0 0 0 Selene vomer 0 0 0 Lutjanidae Lutjanus griseus 0 0 0 Lutjanus synagris 0 0 0 Gerreidae Eucinostomus gula 0 0 0 Eucinostomus harengulus 0 0 0 Eucinostomus spp.
Sous-ordre des Percoidei (families des Apogonidae, Centrachidae, Centropomidae, Dinolestidae, Glaucosomatidae, Grammatidae, Kuhliidae, Percidae, Percichthyidae, Plesiopidae, Priacanthidae, Pseudochromidae, Teraponidae).
Demersal Benthic Midwater Adjacent sands Acanthuridae Blenniidae Caesionidae Creedidae Apogonidae Gobiidae Clupeidae Nemipteridae Balistidae Scorpaenidae Engraulidae Platycephalidae Labridae Fistulariidae Synodontidae Lutjanidae Monacanthidae Pomacentridae Plesiopidae Scaridae Serranidae Siganidae
The dominant groups of this assemblage were Serranidae, Scaridae, Carangidae, Clupeidae, Apogonidae, Blenniidae, and Labridae.