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

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Bluestripe lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

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maractwin

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January 30, 2016 11:23 AM EST

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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maractwin

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January 30, 2016 10:28 AM PGT

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Lighthouse lizardfish Synodus jaculum

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maractwin

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January 27, 2016 05:52 PM PGT

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Twospot lizardfish Synodus binotatus

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maractwin

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January 27, 2016 03:01 PM PGT

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Slender lizardfish Saurida gracilis

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January 10, 2016

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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maractwin

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January 25, 2016 11:09 AM PGT

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Twospot lizardfish Synodus binotatus

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maractwin

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January 24, 2016 08:49 AM PGT

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Atlantic Lizardfish Synodus saurus

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ronald63

Date

June 15, 2008

Description

it: pesce lucertola

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Lighthouse lizardfish Synodus jaculum

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lovelyclemmy

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December 22, 2015 10:00 AM AWST

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Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

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dpom

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January 3, 2016

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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leonperrie

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December 25, 2015

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

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carmelo_lopez

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November 2, 2015
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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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