batfish definition

  • noun:
    • some of various marine anglerfishes associated with family Ogcocephalidae, having a retractable appendage above the mouth.
    • Any of a number of anglerfish regarding the household Ogcocephalidae
    • The Malthe vespertilio of this Atlantic shore.
    • The traveling gurnard for the Atlantic (Cephalacanthus spinarella).
    • The California batfish or sting ray (Myliobatis Californicus.)
    • A fish of family members Maltheidæ (which see).
    • A name regarding the flying-fish or flying-robin, Cephalacanthus volitans.
    • Monodactylus argenteus, of the household Scorpididæ, a silvery seafood using the body deeper than very long. The name alludes towards high fins.
    • bottom-dweller of cozy western Atlantic seaside waters having a flattened scaleless human anatomy that crawls about on fleshy pectoral and pelvic fins

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