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    • Peces lagartija y parientes
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    • Grinners, Lizardfishes and Allies
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    • Aulopiformes

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Recent observations

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Observer

csavy

Date

December 16, 2009

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Observer

colinmorita

Date

December 26, 2013 05:54 PM HST

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Square

What

Clearfin Lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

the past

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Square

What

Redmarbled lizardfish Synodus rubromarmoratus

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maractwin

Date

February 28, 2014 05:40 PM EST

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Sand Diver Synodus intermedius

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

February 25, 2014

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Clearfin lizardfish Synodus dermatogenys

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maractwin

Date

February 28, 2014 05:22 PM EST

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Reef Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

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maractwin

Date

February 26, 2014 02:18 PM EST

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Square

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Slender lizardfish Saurida elongata

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 25, 2014 06:46 PM EST

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Twospot lizardfish Synodus binotatus

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maractwin

Date

February 24, 2014 02:45 PM EST

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Slender lizardfish Saurida elongata

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 24, 2014 12:17 PM EST

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Twospot lizardfish Synodus binotatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 21, 2014 01:55 PM EST

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Square

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reef lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 20, 2014 11:21 AM EST
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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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