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

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Recent observations

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What

Bluestripe Lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

Observer

eschlogl

Date

May 9, 2009 11:02 AM AEST

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

hix

Date

November 13, 2016

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What

California Lizardfish Synodus lucioceps

Observer

serpophaga

Date

November 2, 2016 03:55 PM PDT

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Atlantic Lizardfish Synodus saurus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 21, 2016 11:30 AM BST

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Atlantic Lizardfish Synodus saurus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 19, 2016 12:30 PM EET

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What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 1, 2006

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Observer

richardling

Date

September 1, 2007 12:22 PM AEST

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

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Observer

richardling

Date

October 12, 2006 03:58 PM AEST

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

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What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

richardling

Date

July 20, 2004 11:05 AM AEST

Description

A Variegated Lizardfish (Synodus variegatus) rests upon sponges

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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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