Definition of Anomalopidae
1. Noun. A family of fish including: flashlight fishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Berycomorphi, Order Berycomorphi
Member holonyms: Genus Anomalops, Genus Krypterophaneron, Krypterophaneron, Genus Photoblepharon, Photoblepharon
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anomalopidae
Literary usage of Anomalopidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"Several fossils referred to Apogon (Apogon spinosus, etc.) occur in the Eocene of Italy and Germany. The anomalopidae. ..."