Definition of Trichiuridae
1. Noun. Cutlassfishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Perciformes, Order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi
Member holonyms: Cutlassfish, Frost Fish, Hairtail
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trichiuridae
Literary usage of Trichiuridae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1904)
"Description. Jordan, DS and Snyder, J. 0. Tokyo, J. Coll. Sei., 16, 1901, (301-311, with pi.). Trichiuridae. ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1872)
"... though in a few ( Trichiuridae, <fec.) it remains larval. In the first development of the vertebral column in fishes, it forms a straight axis. ..."
3. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales by Linnean Society of New South Wales (1878)
"FAMILY Trichiuridae. 46. — TRICHIURUS SAVALA, Cuv. Cuv. and Val. Hist. Nat. des Pois. VIII, p. 184, pl. ..."
4. A Contribution to American Thalassography: Three Cruises of the United by Alexander Agassiz, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (1888)
"... reasonable to believe that these fishes live at comparatively moderate depths, like the members of the family Trichiuridae. ..."