Pomadasyidae


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Pomadasyidae

[‚pō·mə·də′sī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The grunts and sweetlips, a family of perciform fishes in the suborder Percoidei.
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Biologia e biometria do coro, Pomadasys corvinaeformis (Steindachner) (Teleostei: Pomadasyidae), em Fortaleza, Ceara, Brasil.
Fishes of the families Pseudochromidae, Lobotidae, Pempheridae, Priacanthidae, Lutjanidae, Pomadasyidae, and Teraponidae, collected by the United States Bureau of Fisheries Steamer "Albatross," chiefly in Philippine Seas and adjacent waters.
Caranha Gerreidae Eugerres brasilianus (Cuvier, Caratinga 1930) Diapterus rhombeus (Cuvier, 1829) Carapeva Pomadasyidae Anisotremus surinamensis Salgo-de-beico (Block, 1791) Sciaenidae Menticirrhus littoralis Betara (Holbrook, 1860) Menticirrhus americanus Papa-terra (Linnaeus, 1758) Paralonchurus brasiliensis Maria-luisa Micropogonias,furnieri Corvina (Desmarest, 1823) Larinus breviceps (Cuvier, 1830) Oveva Cynoscion virescens (Cuvier, Pescada-cambucu 1830) Cynoscion leiarchus (Cuvier, Pescada-branca 1830) Cynoscion acoupa Pescada-amarela Stellifer brasiliensis Cangangua (Schultz, 1945) Mugilidae Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836 Parati Mugil liza (Valenciennes, 1836) Parati Mugil spp.
Among the 37 families, Carangidae had more than 10 species, Sciaenidae had seven species, Clupeidae, Engraulidae, and Leiognathidae each had four species, and Lutjanidae and Pomadasyidae each had two species.
Reproduccion del chere-chere, Haemulon steindachneris (Jordan y Gilbert, 1882) (Perciformes: Pomadasyidae).