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Definition of the noun cypriniformes

What does cypriniformes mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cypriniformes

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Google previewInterrelationships of Fishes (1996)

by Melanie L.J. Stiassny, Lynne R. Parenti, G. David Johnson

Cypriniformes is the sistergroup to other otophysans; Characiformes is the sister- group of the catfishes plus Neotropical electric fishes. A new term is proposed for the latter group, Siluriphysi, comprising the Siluriformes and Gymnotiformes.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Cynodontidae (subclass *Actinopterygii, order * Cypriniformes) A small ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

Weberian apparatus, — an apparatus found in Cypriniformes connecting the ear with the air-bladder, first described by Weber ( zool.).

Google previewThe American Heritage Science Dictionary (2005)

by American Heritage Dictionary

Mammalia mammals CLASS Osteichthyes bony fishes Primates primates Hominidae hominids Homo humans Carnivora meat eaters ORDER Cypriniformes freshwater bony fishes without teeth -+- Canidae dog-like mammals Canis dogs and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2006)

by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela Khipple Mulligan

order Cypriniformes ( Carassius, ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

CYPRINIFORMES. See Carp; Bitterling; Fishes.

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Leopard - marten (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

class Osteichthyes order Cypriniformes family Cobitidae GEnuS AND SPECIES MisgumilS fossilis LENGTH Up to 12 in. (30 cm) DISTINCTIVE FEATURES Long, slender, eel-like body with small head; small dorsal fin, located closer to tail than ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Rifleman - sea slug (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

ROACH class Osteichthyes order Cypriniformes family Cyprinidae GENUS AND SPECIES RutiluS rutiluS WEIGHT Up to 4 lb. (1.8 kg) LENGTH Up to 18 in. (46 cm) DISTINCTIVE FEATURES Moderately deep body; fairly short head; high ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

Order Cypriniformes or ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Brown bear - cheetah (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

class Osteichthyes order Cypriniformes (discussed below); Percopsiformes (family Amblyopsidae, including 4 genera with 10 species) family Cyprinidae genus and species (1) Typhologarra widdowsoni; (2) Anoptichthys jordani; ...

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Small photo of Crap, Colored Crap, Nishikigoi, Koi, Cypriniformes, Cyprinidae, Cyprinus, Carpio, Cyprinus carpio Linn.Small photo of Loach selective focus image. Cypriniformes is an order of ray-finned fish, including the carps, minnows, loaches and relatives. They are most diverse in southeastern Asia. More...

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