Definition of suborders. Meaning of suborders. Synonyms of suborders

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Definition of suborders

Suborder Sub*or"der, n. (Nat. Hist.) A division of an order; a group of genera of a little lower rank than an order and of greater importance than a tribe or family; as, cichoraceous plants form a suborder of Composit[ae].

Meaning of suborders from wikipedia

- immediately higher rank, superorder, may be added directly above order, while suborder would be a lower rank. a taxonomic unit, a taxon, in that rank. in that
- the protocoleoptera are an extinct suborder of beetles. it contains seven families in three superfamilies. it does not contain any infraorders. below is
- of moths and butterflies that have a coilable proboscis. (see also the suborders zeugloptera, aglossata, and heterobathmiina). lepidoptera, zootaxa
- chitonina is a suborder of polyplacophoran mollusc. the suborder includes both living and extinct species. van belle, r. a. (1981). catalogue of fossil
- use these two suborders due primarily to a lack of a viable alternative. alternatively, some texts group rodents into three suborders on the basis of
- acanthochitonina is a suborder of polyplacophoran mollusc comprising both fossil and extant species. van belle, r. a. (1981). catalogue of fossil chitons
- castorimorpha is the suborder of rodents containing the beavers, the pocket gophers, and the kangaroo rats and mice. suborder castorimorpha superfamily
- lepidopleurina is a suborder of polyplacophoran molluscs. it includes both extinct and extant species. van belle, r. a. (1981). catalogue of fossil