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small freshwater spiny-finned fishes of Africa and southern Asia Anabantidae , family Anabantidae
frogfishes; tropical spiny-finned marine fishes having large nearly vertical mouths; related to toadfishes and anglers Antennariidae , family Antennariidae
small marine soft-finned fishes with long silvery bodies; related to salmons and trouts Argentinidae , family Argentinidae
small spiny-finned fishes of both salt and fresh water Atherinidae , family Atherinidae
nontechnical name for any of numerous edible marine and freshwater spiny-finned fishes bass
order of spiny-finned fish in the superorder Acanthopterygii Berycomorphi , order Berycomorphi
deep-bodied sooty-black pelagic spiny-finned fish of the northern Atlantic and northern Pacific; valued for food Brama raii , pomfret
small family of soft-finned bottom-dwellers with large eyes; relatives of lizardfishes Chlorophthalmidae , family Chlorophthalmidae
any of numerous soft-finned schooling food fishes of shallow waters of northern seas clupeid , clupeid fish
small (2 inches long) extinct eellike fish with a finned tail and a notochord and having cone-shaped teeth containing cellular bone; late Cambrian to late Triassic; possible predecessor of the cyclostomes conodont
soft-finned fishes comprising the freshwater whitefishes; formerly included in the family Salmonidae Coregonidae , family Coregonidae
soft-finned mainly freshwater fishes typically having toothless jaws and cycloid scales cyprinid , cyprinid fish
soft-finned fish of the order Cypriniformes cypriniform fish
large family of small soft-finned fishes; killifishes; flagfishes; swordtails; guppies Cyprinodontidae , family Cyprinodontidae
soft-finned bottom-dwelling fishes family Synodontidae , Synodontidae
soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae gadoid , gadoid fish
small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker goby , gudgeon
soft-finned fish of the genus Alepisaurus handsaw fish
most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon Isospondyli , order Isospondyli
similar to sea bream; small spiny-finned fish found in bays along the southeastern coast of the United States Lagodon rhomboides , pinfish , sailor's-choice , squirrelfish
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