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  • Korean
    • 홍메치목
  • English
    • Grinners, Lizardfishes and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Aulopiformes
  • Spanish
    • Peces lagartija y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Slender lizardfish Saurida gracilis

Date

May 21, 2016

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 19, 2016 10:00 AM GYT

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Snakefish Trachinocephalus myops

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 25, 2016

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Slender lizardfish Saurida gracilis

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 8, 2016 11:31 AM ADT

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 8, 2016 07:31 AM ADT

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 7, 2016 02:44 PM ADT

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 7, 2016 02:40 PM ADT

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 7, 2016 07:45 AM ADT

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What

Inshore Lizardfish Synodus foetens

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 24, 2016

Place

St. Thomas (Google, OSM)

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Inshore Lizardfish Synodus foetens

Observer

ari6

Date

May 21, 2016 03:10 PM CDT

Description

Inshore lizardfish

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 4, 2016 11:39 AM ADT

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What

Bluestripe lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 4, 2016 07:24 AM ADT
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Description from Wikipedia

Aulopiformes is an order of marine ray-finned fish consisting of some 15 extant and several prehistoric families with about 45 genera and over 230 species. The common names grinners, lizardfishes and allies or aulopiforms are sometimes used for this group. The scientific name means "Aulopus-shaped", from Aulopus (the type genus) + the standard fish order suffix "-formes". It ultimately derives from Ancient Greek aulós (αὐλός, "flute" or "pipe") + Latin forma ("external form"), the former in...

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