Esox(redirected from Esocidae)
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Related to Esocidae: Cottidae, Centrarchidae, Lepisosteidae, Procyonidae, Poeciliidae, Percidae
a large predatory freshwater fish in the suborder Esocoidea. The two common species are Esox lucius (northern pike) and Esox americanus (pikerel), both popular sporting fish. Called also pike.