Centropomidae

plural noun
Cen·​tro·​pom·​i·​dae

Definition of Centropomidae

: a family of percoid fishes (type genus Centropomus) comprising the snooks

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History and Etymology for Centropomidae

New Latin, from Centropomus, type genus (from Greek kentron sharp point + pōma lid) + -idae

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