Sunday, October 31, 2004

Atheriniform

Most beryciforms, zeiforms, and lampridiforms are inhabitants of the open oceans, usually living at considerable depth, and little is known of their natural history. All appear to produce numerous small eggs. The best known of the beryciform groups are the squirrelfishes and soldierfishes (family Holocentridae), abundant around coral reefs in warm seas. Typical

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