Congiopodidae

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Congiopodidae (pigfish; subclass Actinopterygii, order Scorpaeniformes) A small family of fairly deep-bodied marine fish in which the head has a steep profile, and a produced, pig-like snout. The long and continuous dorsal fin originates above the eyes. There are about seven species found in the colder waters of the southern hemisphere.

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Congiopodidae

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