family Acanthuridae


family Acanthuridae
noun
surgeonfishes
Syn: ↑Acanthuridae
Hypernyms: ↑fish family
Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi
Member Meronyms: ↑surgeonfish, ↑Acanthurus, ↑genus Acanthurus

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