from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A subfamily of Carangidæ, typified by the genus Seriola, with the premaxillaries protractile, the pectoral fins short and not falcate, maxillaries with a distinct supplemental bone, and the anal fin shorter than the second dorsal. It includes the amber-fishes, pilot-fish, etc. See cuts under amber-fish and Naucrates.


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