The larger species of zeiforms are of some commercial importance as food fishes. Most zeiforms are caught by trawlers, but anglers also catch a few of the larger species.
1. Buckler dory (Zenopsis conchifer); 2. John dory (Zeus faber); 3. Red boarfish (Antigonia rubescens); 4. Thorny tinselfish (Grammicolepis brachius-culus); 5. Tinselfish (Xenolepidichthys dalgleishi). (Illustration by John Megahan)
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