Scaridae


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Scaridae

[′skar·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The parrotfishes, a family of perciform fishes in the suborder Percoidei which have the teeth of the jaw generally coalescent.
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131 The Scaridae or parrotfish are notable for a number of features.
Por otra parte, se observo la presencia de peces en estadio juvenil, principalmente de las familias Scaridae, Haemulidae, Labridae, Lutjanidae, Pomacentridae y Acanthuridae, lo que sugiere que el parque de Xel-Ha esta funcionando como una zona de crianza.
Estos dientes son muy similares a los observados en varios generos de Scaridae actual, por si solos no es posible asociarlos a ningun genero en particular.
The present report is the first of the family Scaridae for the continental coast of Chile, with the description of a specimen of Nicholsina denticulata (Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917) captured in the north of Chile and extending its known southern distribution range from 5[degrees]S (type locality) to 20[degrees]S (Iquique).
Por su parte los Scaridae Nicholsina usta y Sparisoma radians son peces sumamente abundantes en todas las playas de la region nororiental, que se encuentran, preferiblemente, en zonas de aguas someras, tambien con praderas de T.
In addition, the Scaridae, Acanthuridae, and Priacanthidae were concurrently among the five most important prey families by %IRI for both islands (Table 3).
Enumerating reef fish from video footage was not attempted since only video site #1 provided footage adequate for enumerations; however, members of reef fish families Pomacentridae, Labridae, and Scaridae were abundant at all 3 video sites.
Las familias con mas especies fueron: Serranidae (9), Labridae (9), Pomacentridae (9), Carangidae (8), Haemulidae (7), Lutjanidae (6), Scaridae (5).
2 0 Pomacentridae Abudefduf saxatilis 13 0 Microspathadon chrysurus 0 0 Pomacentridae Stegastes adustus 3 0 Stegastes partitus 2 1 Striped Stegastes All 171 2 Scaridae Sparisoma spp.
Labridae Labridae Tetrao-dontidae XU (Wrasses) (Wrasses) (Puffers) 1 2 1 2 2 3 2 4 1 5 6 7 8 Total: 1 6 1 Lethrinidae Lethrinus Scaridae cf.
Unidentified wrasse 124 Lachnolaimus maximus Hogfish Scaridae, Parrotfishes 125 Scarus guacamaia Rainbow parrotfish 126 N.
Coral reef surveys were dominated by juveniles of the families Labridae (wrasse) and Scaridae (parrotfish) and adults of the family Pomacentridae (damselfish).