Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the superfamily Percoidea. Many of serranid species are brightly colored.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Serranus +‎ -idae

Examples

  • Fish and crustacean species dominant for the ecoregion are those traditionally found in estuarine and arid environments such as Serranidae (sea basses), Gerreidae (ray-finned fishes) and Mugilidae (mullets).

    Gulf of Panama mangroves

  • For example, the foraging strategy of groupers (Family Serranidae) is to sit, wait, and inhale.

    Coral reef fish feeding behavior in the Caribbean

  • There is particularly high diversity among the fish populations, the families of which include: Mugelidae, Serranidae, Carangidae, Gerridae, Hemiramphidae, Plectrorhynchidae and Elopidae.

    Madagascar mangroves

  • Hypoplectrus (Teleostei: Serranidae) colour morphotypes 'by B Holt (UEA), I Cote

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • Groupers of the world (family Serranidae, subfamily Epinephelinae).

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Twenty taxa of predatory fishes met the above criteria and included eight species of grouper (Family Serranidae), eight species of snapper (Lutjanidae), one species each of trumpetfish (Aulostomidae) and barracuda (Sphyraenidae), and both jacks

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • The structure of the ordination was driven by strong associations of sharks (Carcharhinidae), jacks (Carangidae), and large species of groupers (Serranidae) and snappers (Lutjanidae) with regions of low human population density

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Distribution and diversity of Hypoplectrus (Teleostei: Serranidae) colour morphotypes 'by B Holt (UEA), I Cote (Simon Fraser University, Canada) and B Emerson (UEA) is published by Global Ecology and Biogeography on April 23.

    Practical Fishkeeping

  • Chelsie Wagner - Grouper (Pisces: Serranidae) Population Survey and an Enhancement of Junevile Habitat

    undefined

  • Taxonomy: Blue Dot Grouper fish belongs to the Kingdom Animalia, Phylum Chordata, Class Actinopterygii, Order Perciformes, Family Serranidae, Genus Cephalopholis and Species argus

    ReadABlog.com New Blogs and RSS Feeds

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.