Ammodytoidei

Ammodytoidei

[ə‚mäd·i′tȯi·dē‚ī]
(vertebrate zoology)
The sand lances, a suborder of marine actinopterygian fishes in the order Perciformes, characterized by slender, eel-shaped bodies.
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