Definition of Scaridae
1. Noun. Parrotfishes.
Generic synonyms: Fish Family
Group relationships: Order Perciformes, Order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi
Member holonyms: Parrotfish, Polly Fish, Pollyfish
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scaridae
Literary usage of Scaridae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Managing Small-Scale Fisheries: Alternative Directions and Methods by Fikret Berkes (2001)
"... is identified as scaridae. These informants noted that ... and Him (black), all of which are scaridae. Later informants added the folk-specific ..."
2. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1905)
"[scaridae]. Jenkins. 201. baila. Jenkins. ... [scaridae]. • barba rue. Jordan and Ever'- mann. 208. ..."
3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1900)
"... and scaridae twenty-two new species were obtained. These are described and figured in the present paper. These new species are the following: . ..."