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Synonyms for Priacanthidae

small carnivorous percoid fishes found worldwide in tropical seas

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In declining order of importance, these families were the Scaridae, Acanthuridae, Holocentridae (exclusively of the subfamily Holocentrinae, the squirrelfishes), Monacanthidae, Priacanthidae, Chaetodontidae, Aulostomidae, and Cirrhitidae (Table 2).
In addition, the Scaridae, Acanthuridae, and Priacanthidae were concurrently among the five most important prey families by %IRI for both islands (Table 3).
Volume 11 (Fowler, 1931) treated Pseudochromidae, Lobotidae, Pempheridae, Priacanthidae, Lutjanidae, Pomadasyidae (= Haemulidae), and Teraponidae.
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.
Priacanthidae, Scaridae, Scorpaenidae, and Epinephalinae were included because, despite potential inclusion of multiple species, these larvae represent some of the only reef taxa collected, and larval assemblage data including these taxa would be useful for managing reef fish on the southeast United States continental shelf (see Powell and Robbins, 1994; 1998).
X Hemanthias vivanus X Serraniculus pumilio X Priacanthidae Priacanthidae X Pomatomidae Pomatomus saltatrix X Carangidae Elagatus bipinnulata X Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurus X Lutjanidae Lutjanus sp.
Sous-ordre des Percoidei (families des Apogonidae, Centrachidae, Centropomidae, Dinolestidae, Glaucosomatidae, Grammatidae, Kuhliidae, Percidae, Percichthyidae, Plesiopidae, Priacanthidae, Pseudochromidae, Teraponidae).