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Sciaenidae (croakers, drums, and roncadores)

Wikipedia Abstract

Sciaenidae is the family of fish commonly called drums or croakers in reference to the repetitive throbbing or drumming sounds they make. The family includes the weakfish, and consists of about 275 species in about 70 genera; it belongs to the order Perciformes.
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Genus

Aplodinotus (freshwater drums, river drums, and thunderpumpers) (1)
Argyrosomus (9)   (1)
Aspericorvina (Croaker) (1)
Atractoscion (Sea bass) (5)
Atrobucca (Drum) (10)
Austronibea (Croaker) (1)
Bahaba (Bahaba) (3)   (1)
Bairdiella (mademoiselle and striped croakers) (5)
Boesemania (Croaker) (1)
Cheilotrema (Croaker) (2)
Chrysochir (Croaker) (1)
Cilus (Croaker) (1)
Collichthys (Croaker) (2)
Corvula (Croaker) (3)
Ctenosciaena (Barbel drum) (2)
Cynoscion (sea trout, seatrouts, and weak fishes) (25)
Daysciaena (Corvina) (1)
Dendrophysa (Croaker) (1)
Elattarchus (Drum) (1)
Equetus (ribbonfishes) (2)
Genyonemus (Croaker) (1)
Isopisthus (Croaker) (2)
Johnius (maigres) (34)
Kathala (Croaker) (1)
Larimichthys (Croaker) (3)
Larimus (6)
Leiostomus (spots) (1)
Lonchurus (2)
Macrodon (3)
Macrospinosa (Croaker) (1)
Megalonibea (Croaker) (1)
Menticirrhus (kingfishes and weakfishes) (9)
Micropogonias (finebarbel croakers) (6)
Miichthys (Croaker) (1)
Miracorvina (Croaker) (1)
Nebris (Croaker) (2)
Nibea (Croaker) (10)
Odontoscion (Croaker) (3)
Ophioscion (Croaker) (10)
Otolithes (Croaker) (2)
Otolithoides (Croaker) (2)
Pachypops (Croaker) (3)
Pachyurus (10)
Panna (Croaker) (3)
Paralonchurus (Croaker) (6)
Paranebris (1)
Paranibea (Croaker) (1)
Pareques (Croaker) (7)
Pennahia (Croaker) (5)
Pentheroscion (Croaker) (1)
Petilipinnis (1)
Plagioscion (Croaker) (7)
Pogonias (1)
Protonibea (Croaker) (1)
Protosciaena (2)
Pseudotolithus (Croaker) (6)   (1)
Pteroscion (Drum) (1)
Pterotolithus (Croaker) (2)
Roncador (Croaker) (1)
Sciaena (black drums) (4)   (1)
Sciaenops (red drums) (1)
Seriphus (1)
Sonorolux (Croaker) (1)
Stellifer (Stardrum) (24)
Totoaba (Croaker) (1)   (1)
Umbrina (croakers and roncadores) (17)

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