Gasterosteidae


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Gasterosteidae

[‚gas·tə·rō′stē·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The sticklebacks, a family of actinopterygian fishes in the order Gasterosteiformes.
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7 Atherinidae Brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus -- -- Gasterosteidae Brook stickleback Culaea inconstans 12 20.
KEYWORDS: Cyprinidae, exotic species, Gasterosteidae, Gobiidae, Moronidae, non-indigenous species.
Occurrence Species Common name (n = 78) Clupeidae Sardinops sagax Pacific sardine 4 Engraulidae Engraulis mordax Northern anchovy 52 23 Bathylagidae Blacksmelts 18 Chauliodontidae Chauliodus macouni Pacific viperfish 2 Gadidae Microgadus proximus Pacific tomcod 13 Lampridae Lampris guttatus Opah 1 Gasterosteidae Stickleback 1 Scorpaenidae Sebastes spp.