Megalomycteroidei

Megalomycteroidei

[‚meg·ə·lō‚mik·tə′rȯid·ē‚ī]
(vertebrate zoology)
The mosaic-scaled fishes, a monofamilial suborder of the Cetomimiformes; members are rare species of small, elongate deep-sea fishes with degenerate eyes and irregularly disposed scales.
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