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Labroid

Labroid

(Science: marine biology) like the genus Labrus; belonging to the family Labridae, an extensive family of marine fishes, often brilliantly coloured, which are very abundant in the indian and Pacific oceans. The tautog and cunner are American examples.

Origin: Labrus.


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