What is another word for Family Uranoscopidae?

5 synonyms found


[ fˈamɪli jˈʊ͡əɹɐnˌɒskəpˌɪdiː], [ fˈamɪli jˈʊ‍əɹɐnˌɒskəpˌɪdiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i j_ˈʊə_ɹ_ɐ_n_ˌɒ_s_k_ə_p_ˌɪ_d_iː]

Family Uranoscopidae, also known as the stargazer family, consists of around 50 species of marine fish found in the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific oceans. Some common synonyms for this family include the sandburrowers, radiant fishes, and electric rays. These fish have flattened heads with small eyes that are positioned on the top of their heads. They are known for their unique ability to bury themselves in the sand, where they can ambush their prey. The stargazer family includes some of the most venomous fish in the world, such as the electric stargazer and the striped stargazer. Despite their dangerous reputation, many of these fish are also prized for their culinary value and are commonly seen in seafood markets.

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What are the hypernyms for Family uranoscopidae?

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