fishes

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European fishes Abramis , genus Abramis
damsel fishes Abudefduf , Amphiprion , genus Abudefduf , genus Amphiprion
teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony rays Acanthopterygii , superorder Acanthopterygii
from 405 million to 345 million years ago; dominance of fishes and appearance of amphibians and ammonites Age of Fishes , Devonian , Devonian period
air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy air bladder , swim bladder
slender scaleless predaceous tropical deep-sea fishes Alepisaurus , genus Alepisaurus
fishes having large mouths with a wormlike filament attached for luring prey allmouth , angler , angler fish , anglerfish , goosefish , Lophius Americanus , lotte , monkfish
any of several amber to coppery fork-tailed warm-water carangid fishes amberfish , amberjack
small freshwater spiny-finned fishes of Africa and southern Asia Anabantidae , family Anabantidae
small herring-like plankton-eating fishes often canned whole or as paste; abundant in tropical waters worldwide anchovy
tiny fishes usually canned or salted; used for hors d'oeuvres or as seasoning in sauces anchovy
elongate fishes with pelvic fins and girdle absent or reduced Anguilliformes , order Anguilliformes , order Apodes
family of fish including: flashlight fishes Anomalopidae , family Anomalopidae
frogfishes; tropical spiny-finned marine fishes having large nearly vertical mouths; related to toadfishes and anglers Antennariidae , family Antennariidae
bright-colored marine fishes that incubate eggs in the mouth Apogonidae , family Apogonidae
any of several small freshwater fishes that catch insects by squirting water at them and knocking them into the water; found in Indonesia and Australia archerfish , Toxotes jaculatrix
any of various small silver-scaled salmon-like marine fishes argentine
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
one of the world's most important commercial fishes Atlantic cod , Gadus morhua
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