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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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P2010109

What

Hawaiian lizardfish Synodus ulae

Observer

davidr

Date

February 1, 2015 12:52 AM HST

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Square

What

Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 23, 2014 02:24 PM EST

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Blackblotch lizardfish Synodus jaculum

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 23, 2014 11:08 AM EST

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

knightericm

Date

November 28, 2014

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Square

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Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 22, 2014 05:29 PM EST

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P1010432

Observer

davidr

Date

December 6, 2014 04:02 AM HST

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Square

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Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 20, 2014 03:44 PM EST

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Square

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Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 18, 2014 01:59 PM EST

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Square

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Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 18, 2014 02:02 PM EST

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Square

What

Slender lizardfish Saurida elongata

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 18, 2014 11:05 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 13, 2014 02:29 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

lagartijo Synodus synodus

Observer

monarca

Date

October 9, 2014

Description

lagartijop con pequeñas escamas

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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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