Classification
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  • Japanese
    • ヒメ目
  • Korean
    • 홍메치목
  • English
    • Grinners, Lizardfishes and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Aulopiformes
  • Spanish
    • Peces lagartija y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Lizardfish Synodus lucioceps

Observer

sdhjuw

Date

August 16, 2015 08:05 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

December 21, 2014 12:06 PM AEDT

Description

A Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus) resting among weed

Photos / Sounds

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

December 21, 2014 10:03 AM AEDT

Description

A Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus) resting on sand

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

October 4, 2014 08:36 AM AEST

Description

A Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus) resting among weed

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

April 26, 2014 09:03 AM AEST

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

May 19, 2013 01:00 PM AEST

Description

A Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus) with a damaged eye

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

January 12, 2013 11:37 AM AEDT

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

January 6, 2013 11:46 AM AEDT

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

December 2, 2012 01:10 PM AEDT

Description

A Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

July 15, 2012 09:45 AM AEST

Description

Portrait of a Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sergeant Baker Latropiscis purpurissatus

Observer

richardling

Date

December 18, 2011 11:19 AM AEDT

Description

A pair of Sergeant Baker (Latropiscis purpurissatus) resting on a rock

Photos / Sounds

What

Variegated Lizardfish Synodus variegatus

Observer

richardling

Date

April 22, 2011 10:45 AM AEST

Description

A Variegated Lizardfish (Synodus variegatus)

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Description from Wikipedia

Aulopiformes is an order of marine ray-finned fish consisting of some 15 extant and several prehistoric families with about 45 genera and over 230 species. The common names grinners, lizardfishes and allies or aulopiforms are sometimes used for this group. The scientific name means "Aulopus-shaped", from Aulopus (the type genus) + the standard fish order suffix "-formes". It ultimately derives from Ancient Greek aulós (αὐλός, "flute" or "pipe") + Latin forma ("external form"), the former in...

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