remora

Definitions of remora
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n marine fishes with a flattened elongated body and a sucking disk on the head for attaching to large fish or moving objects

Synonyms:
suckerfish, sucking fish
Types:
Echeneis naucrates, sharksucker
remoras found attached to sharks
Remilegia australis, whale sucker, whalesucker
large blue Pacific remora that attaches to whales and dolphins
Type of:
acanthopterygian, spiny-finned fish
a teleost fish with fins that are supported by sharp inflexible rays

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