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Definition of the noun teleostei
What does teleostei mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Teleostei: subclass Teleostei
- more generic word: class = a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
- member of: class Osteichthyes / Osteichthyes = a class of fish having a skeleton composed of bone in addition to cartilage
- superorder Malacopterygii / Malacopterygii = an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
- order Solenichthyes / Solenichthyes = bellows fishes; shrimpfishes; cornetfishes; pipefishes
- leptocephalus = slender transparent larva of eels and certain fishes
- teleost fish / teleostan / teleost = a bony fish of the subclass Teleostei
- genus Alepisaurus / Alepisaurus = slender scaleless predaceous tropical deep-sea fishes
- Order Osteoglossiformes / Osteoglossiformes = teleost fish with bony tongues
- order Synentognathi / Synentognathi = order of fishes having spineless fins; needlefishes; sauries; flying fishes
- superorder Acanthopterygii / Acanthopterygii = teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony rays
- family Pempheridae / Pempheridae = sweepers
- order Ganoidei / Ganoidei = a group of mostly extinct primitive bony fishes characterized by armor-like bony scales
Phrases with Teleostei
- Senga Teleostei
- subclass teleostei
- Filochona Teleostei
- Species Senga Teleostei
- Bothriocephalus Teleostei
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Teleostei
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Aquaculture Biotechnology (2012)
by Garth L. Fletcher, Matthew L. Rise
Teleostei is the most diversified group of all vertebrates comprising about half of the extant vertebrate species (Nelson 1994). Different fish lineages immune systems are comparable at the genomic level (Stet et al. 2003; keeping in mind not all ...
Chordate Zoology (1965)
Advanced Ray-finned Bony Fishes The Superorder Teleostei is the largest and the most diverse group including advanced ray-finned bony fishes (Fig. 16.11). 1. Salmo. Commonly called salmon or trout, belongs to the family Salmonidae of ...
A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
Teleostei. The largest group (superorder or infraclass) of the *Osteichthyes (bony fish), containing about 20 000 species. Teleosts have colonized an extensive variety of habitats and show great diversity of form. The group includes the eel, ...
by Günter Kahl
two sequence clades from mammals, Teleostei, insects and Cnidarian, and from Alveolata, fungi, nematodes and Plathelminthes. Class II harbors sequences of fungi ...
We may, with some authors, divide all fishes into Teleostei, Ganoidei, and Selachii. The Teleostei are fishes with a bony skeleton, the bones of the head being also united by sutures. Other characters are to be found in the structure of the heart, ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1919)
A Library of Universal Knowledge
Sub-class Teleostei or Bony Fishes. — The fishes which still remain for discussion constitute the great sub-class or series of ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1891)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
The Teleostei form the ...
Teleostei. — Bony Fishes.
(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick
A Subclass of the Class Pisces, including Selachii, Ganoidei, Teleostei, and Dipnoi, according to Claus. Euklne'sia. (Eu, well; Ki»ito-«, motion.) Regularity and rhythm of movement.
Encyclopedia of Caves (2012)
by William B. White, David C. Culver
Das aggressionsverhalten von Astyanax fasciatus (Characidae, Teleostei): Zur ontogenie, genetik, und evolution der epiga ̈ischen und hypoga ̈ischen form. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Hamburg, Germany. Hubbell, T. H., & Norton, R. M. ...
The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning
- teleocidin C28 H41N3O2, derived from the subclass name Teleostei (fish), from tele- and osteon (Greek: bone), -cide, and ...
by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers
Teleostei, bony fish) far the largest. ICE DECAY ON THENORTHERN HEMISPHERE Plate boundary.
by Poonam Dr. Jain
TELEOSTEI: Higher bony fishes. TELEOLECITHAL: Egg with yolk having marked polarity along the ...
Encyclopedia of Biology (2009)
by Don Rittner, Timothy Lee McCabe
*Only major phyla and classes are shown Teleostei (e.g. salmon, plaice, eel) Prototheria (monotremes, e.g. duckbilled platypus) Metatheria ( marsupial ...
by David Mcfarland
Ptilonorhynchinae Columbidae Sciuridae Corvidae Scorpiones Crotalidae Selachii Cuculinae Serpentes Didelphidae Simiae Equidae Spheniscidae Exocoetidae Strigiformes Felidae Sturnidae Forinicidae Teleostei Fringillidae Tesebrantes ...
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