Moridae

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Moridae

[′mȯr·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of actinopterygian fishes in the order Gadiformes.
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Although obvious avoidance was not observed, Hoff and Stevens (2005) noted avoidance in the morid A.
Review of the morid cods (Teleostei, Paracanthopterygii, Moridae) of New Caledonia, southwest Pacific Ocean, with description of a new species of Gadella.
Distinguishing characteristics of the 3 morid (codling) species documented from Alaska, compared with Lepidion schmidti and L.
There were five nototheniid fish (Dissostichus eleginoides), one morid (Halargyreus johnsonii), and one trichiurid (probably of the genus Aphanopus).
Otoliths of deepwater forms such as morids (morid cods), melamphaids (bigscale fishes), and myctophids (lanternfishes) are relatively rare.
Grenadier Macrouridae Nezumia bairdii Marlin-spike Melamphaidae Poromitra copito Ridgehead Melamphaidae Scopelogadus beanii Bean's Bigscale Merlucciidae Merluccius albidus Offshore Hake Merlucciidae Merluccius bilinearis Silver Hake Moridae Gadella imberbis Beardless Codling Moridae Laemonema barbatulum Shortbeard Codling Moridae Unidentified morid Codling Myctophidae Benthosema glaciale Glacier Lanternfish Myctophidae Bolinichthys supralateralis Stubby Lanternfish Myctophidae Ceratoscopelus maderensis Horned Lanternfish Myctophidae Hygophum hygomii Bermuda Lanternfish Myctophidae Lampadena speculigera Mirror Lanternfish Myctophidae Lampanyctus spp.
Balistidae Triggerfishes Cheilodactylidae Morwongs -- * * -- Diodontidae Porcupine fishes Kyphosidae Drummers -- -- * Latridae Trumpeters -- * -- -- Moridae Morid Cods -- -- -- -- Odacidae Weed Whitings -- -- * -- Plotosidae Eeltail Catfishes -- * -- -- Scorpaenidae Scorpionsihes Family/Class WL/MB4/CC BR/CS SL/CY RNP/KP A.