Definition of Family Trichiuridae
1. Noun. Cutlassfishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Perciformes, Order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi
Member holonyms: Cutlassfish, Frost Fish, Hairtail
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Trichiuridae
Literary usage of Family Trichiuridae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. 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. ..."
2. A Contribution to American Thalassography: Three Cruises of the United by Alexander Agassiz (1888)
"... like the members of the family Trichiuridae. Among the bottom-loving groups, the sculpin descends to 732 fathoms; its representatives go back to the ..."