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

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Recent observations

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P7260164

What

Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

Observer

davidr

Date

July 26, 2015 02:07 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

simbiosisx

Date

July 26, 2015

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P7120142

Observer

davidr

Date

July 12, 2015 06:46 AM HST

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Square

What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

June 18, 2015

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What

Sea mat Synodus foetens

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

June 29, 2015 12:16 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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P7040440

What

Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

Observer

davidr

Date

July 4, 2015 05:40 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sea mat Synodus foetens

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

June 29, 2015 11:54 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

P6200335

What

Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

Observer

davidr

Date

June 20, 2015 05:35 AM HST

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Square

What

Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

salmonskyview

Date

March 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Longnose Lancetfish Alepisaurus ferox

Observer

kiloueka

Date

July 5, 2007 07:49 PM PDT

Place

Avalon Bay (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

March 15, 2015 03:01 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

March 15, 2015 02:43 PM EDT
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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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