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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

chuckford

Date

March 25, 2014

Place

Cozumel (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Inshore lizardfish Synodus foetens

Observer

clcscience

Date

June 23, 2014 02:20 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Clearfin lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 27, 2014 11:34 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1500909

What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 29, 2013 01:00 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 26, 2014 07:55 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Family Evermannellidae Family Evermannellidae

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

June 20, 2011

Description

This non-living organism was seen washed up in the intertidal sands along the South China Sea.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 25, 2014 09:03 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Clearfin lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 24, 2014 10:53 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

callieoldfield

Date

May 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

March 17, 2011 12:00 PM PKT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red Lizardfish Synodus synodus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2012 12:00 PM CEST

Place

Lanzarote (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red Lizardfish Synodus synodus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2012 10:15 AM CEST
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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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