Holocentridae


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Holocentridae

[‚häl·ə′sen·trə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of nocturnal beryciform fishes found in shallow tropical and subtropical reefs; contains the squirrelfishes and soldierfishes.
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In particular, recalculated numerical importance for the nocturnal families Apogonidae, Holocentridae, and Priacanthidae (based on nighttime surveys showing a 90.
X Ophidiidae Ophidion X antipholus/holbrooki Ophidion josephi X Ophidion marginatum Omar X Ophidion selenops X Otophidium omostigmum Oomo X Holocentridae Holocentridae X Syngnathidae Hippocampus sp.
4 Sea urchins Echinoid Palolo worms Eunice viridis Squirrelfish Holocentridae Snappers Lutjanus spp.