Definition of Family pomatomidae
1. Noun. Food and game fishes related to pompanos.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Perciformes, Order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi
Member holonyms: Genus Pomatomus, Pomatomus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Pomatomidae
Literary usage of Family pomatomidae
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1. Foods and Their Adulteration: Origin, Manufacture, and Composition of Food by Harvey Washington Wiley (1911)
"The bluefish (family Pomatomidae) is one of the valuable f<x>d fishes of our Atlantic coast. It is a voracious, carnivorous fish, and apparently loves to ..."