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Definition of the noun lamnidae
What does lamnidae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- oceanic sharks
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Lamnidae: family Lamnidae
- more generic term: fish family = any of various families of fish
- member of: Elasmobranchii / Selachii / subclass Elasmobranchii / subclass Selachii = sharks; rays; dogfishes
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lamnidae
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The Sharks of North America (2011)
by Jose I. Castro, Diane Rome Peebles
a FAMILY LAMNIDAE The Mackerel Sharks The Lamnidae is a small family of large, fast-swimming sharks also known as the isurids, or mackerel sharks. They share many adaptations for high-speed swimming: a conical snout, large gills ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Lamnidae (mako, basking shark; subclass *Elasmobranchii, order *Lamniformes) A small family of marine sharks that have stout, streamlined bodies. The first * dorsal fin is placed midway on the back, but the second dorsal and *anal fins are ...
A Comprehensive Reference Book
The sharks formed the genus Squalus of Linnaeus, which is now divided into several families, as the Carcharidae, or white sharks; Lamnidae, or basking sharks; Scymnidae, including the Greenland shark; Scyllidae, or dog-fishes, etc.
by J. G. Heck
Lamnidae. Rhinobatidae. Cestraciontidse. Alopeciidae. Torpedinidae. Notodanidae. Scymniidae. Raiidae. Spinacidae. Squatinse. Trygonidae. Scylliidae. Zygaenidae. Myliobatidae. Nictitantes. Pristidae. Cephalopteridae. We come in the next ...
by Scott Dowding
five shark species belong to this grouping of sharks and stem from the family Lamnidae, including the mako and the white. These voracious predators can be found in all the earth's oceans and are all viviparous, fast swimming, ...
A New and Exhaustive Work of Reference to the English Language, Defining Over 250,000 Words, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Pronunciation and Use. Comprising a General Encyclopaedia of Art, Science, Invention and Discovery; a Gazetteer and Atlas of the World; a Compendious Dictionary of Universal Biography, Etc by Robert Hunter
lamnidae. la ment -e"r, s. [Eng. lament; -er.J One who mourns or laments; a mourner. la men -tin, «. [Lamaxtin. J la. ment -Ing, pr.par., a. A. 8. [Lvmkxt, v.] A. & B. As pr. par. dt particip. adj.: (See the verb.) C. As subst. : Lamentation, mourning ...
5e Edition by OECD
– MACKEREL STYLE SPLIT FISH RUS: Сельдевая акула, ламна SCC: Ajkula, morski pas SCR: Psina SPA: Marrajo SWE: Håbrandshaj LAMNIDAE ( Cosmopolitan) The name MACKEREL SHARK has been generally applied to species ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Hypodontidae, Cestraciontidae, Notidanidae, Spinacidae, Scylliidae, HAEMODORACEAE Nictitantes, Lamnidae, Alopecidae, Scymniidae, Squatinae, Zygaenidae, Pristidae, Rhinobatidae, Torpedinidae, Raiidae, Trygonidae, Myliobatidae, ...
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