Definition of Caproidae
1. Noun. Boarfishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Zeomorphi, Zeomorphi
Member holonyms: Capros, Genus Capros, Antigonia, Genus Antigonia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Caproidae
Literary usage of Caproidae
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) (1905)
"Japan. Jordan, DS and Fowler, HW Washington, DO, Smithsonian Inst, Nation. Mus. Pro?., 24, 1902, (040). caproidae. GENERAL. Starke, E. С. The relationships ..."
2. British Museum Guides: Vertrbrates by British Museum (Natural History) (1906)
"... 615, of the small family caproidae, is a fish of the Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean, sometimes caught in the English Channel. ..."