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

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davidr

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April 24, 2016 06:37 PM HST

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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jpsilva

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April 27, 2009 06:14 AM WEST

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Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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jpsilva

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June 7, 2008 02:26 PM WEST

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Red Lizardfish Synodus synodus

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carmelo_lopez

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December 17, 2015

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

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erikamitchell

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January 10, 1995 10:05 AM EST

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

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March 11, 2016

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Twospot lizardfish Synodus binotatus

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davidr

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March 12, 2016 01:03 AM HST

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Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

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davidr

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February 28, 2016 01:32 AM HST

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Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

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davidr

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February 28, 2016 12:20 AM HST

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davidr

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February 27, 2016 01:51 AM HST

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

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February 16, 2016

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Lizardfishes Family Synodontidae

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davidr

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February 13, 2016 05:12 AM HST
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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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