Gadiformes

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Gadiformes are an order of ray-finned fish, also called the Anacanthini, that includes the cod and its allies.wikipedia
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Gadiformes are an order of ray-finned fish, also called the Anacanthini, that includes the cod and its allies.
Many are members of the family Gadidae; others are members of three related families within the order Gadiformes whose names include the word "cod": the morid cods, Moridae (100 or so species); the eel cods, Muraenolepididae (four species); and the Eucla cod, Euclichthyidae (one species).

Burbot

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A few species may enter estuaries but only one, the burbot (Lota lota), is a freshwater fish.
The burbot (Lota lota) is the only gadiform (cod-like) freshwater fish.

Actinopterygii

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Gadiformes are an order of ray-finned fish, also called the Anacanthini, that includes the cod and its allies.

Gadidae

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The Gadidae are a family of marine fish, included in the order Gadiformes, known as the cods, codfishes, or true cods.

Eucla cod

Euclichthyidae
The Eucla cod, Euclichthys polynemus, is a deepwater marine fish belonging to the cod order (Gadiformes).

Macrouridae

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Macroudidae is a family of deep sea fish, a diverse and ecologically important group, which are part of the order of cod-like fish, the Gadiformes.

Merlucciidae

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The Merlucciidae are a family of cod-like fish, including most hakes.

Melanonus

Melanonidae
Melanonus is a genus of gadiform fishes containing just two species of cod-like marine fishes.

Phycidae

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The Phycidae are a family of hakes in the order Gadiformes.

Temperate climate

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They are found in marine waters throughout the world and the vast majority of the species are found in temperate or colder regions (tropical species are typically deep-water).

Estuary

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A few species may enter estuaries but only one, the burbot (Lota lota), is a freshwater fish.

Pelvic fin

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Common characteristics include the positioning of the pelvic fins (if present), below or in front of the pectoral fins.

Fish fin

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Common characteristics include the positioning of the pelvic fins (if present), below or in front of the pectoral fins.

Physoclisti

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Gadiformes are physoclists, which means their gas bladders do not have a pneumatic duct.

Swim bladder

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Gadiformes are physoclists, which means their gas bladders do not have a pneumatic duct.

Atlantic cod

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Gadiform fish range in size from the codlets, which may be as small as 7 cm in adult length, to the Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, which reaches up to 2 m.

Codlet

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Gadiform fish range in size from the codlets, which may be as small as 7 cm in adult length, to the Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, which reaches up to 2 m.

Grenadiers (fish)

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Grenadiers or rattails are generally large, brown to black gadiform marine fish of the subfamily Macrourinae, the largest subfamily of the family Macrouridae.

Hake

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Hake is in the same taxonomic order (Gadiformes) as cod and haddock.

Common ling

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The common ling (Molva molva), also known as the white ling or simply the ling, is a large member of the family Lotidae, a group of cod-like fishes.

Antarctic toothfish

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However, notothenioid fishes are not closely related to cods, which are in another taxonomic order, the Gadiformes.