Molidae


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Molidae

[′mäl·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of marine fishes, including some species of sunfishes, in the order Perciformes.
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Houghton, "Seeking the sun in deep, dark places: mesopelagic sightings of ocean sunfishes (Molidae)," Journal of Fish Biology, vol.
Fraser-Brunner, "The ocean sunfishes (family Molidae)," Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History)., vol.
Hutchins, "Molidae. Molas (ocean sunfishes)," in FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes.