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Synonyms for percoid

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The functions of temperature in the ecology of the percoid fish Girella nigricans (Ayres).
The postanal series of melanophores (pav) along the ventral midline is characteristic of many percoid larvae, including those of snappers.
All members of the family have derived states of two characters relative to their states in lower percoids, the presumed outgroup of scorpaenoids: the shortening of al fibers with the lengthening of the associated maxillary tendon (character 3), and an increase in the number of vertebrae from 24 (character 70) (Table 3).
Larval fishes as a whole are selective feeders; Corycaeus is selected by larval percoids in the Gulf of Mexico (Govoni et al.