Nototheniidae

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Nototheniidae

[‚nōd·ə·thə′nī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of perciform fishes in the suborder Blennioidei, including most of the fishes of the permanently frigid waters surrounding Antarctica.
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Morphological bases of the systematics and phylogeny of the Nototheniid fishes.
Pequeno G (1989) The geographical distribution and taxonomical arrangement of South-american nototheniid fishes (Pisces: Osteichthyes).
Planktivory in benthic nototheniid fish in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.
There were five nototheniid fish (Dissostichus eleginoides), one morid (Halargyreus johnsonii), and one trichiurid (probably of the genus Aphanopus).