Definition of Anguilliform. Meaning of Anguilliform. Synonyms of Anguilliform

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Definition of Anguilliform

Anguilliform
Anguilliform An*guil"li*form, a. [L. anguilla eel (dim. of anguis snake) + -form.] Eel-shaped. Note: The ``Anguill[ae]formes' of Cuvier are fishes related to thee eel.

Meaning of Anguilliform from wikipedia

- An eel is a ray-finned fish belonging to the order Anguilliformes (/æŋˌɡwɪlɪˈfɔːrmiːz/), which consists of eight suborders, 19 families, 111 genera, and...
- Anguilliformity is a morphological pattern in fishes, named for and typified by the eels. Anguilliform fish have a long, slender body, and travel by anguilliform...
- by movements of the fins. The major forms of locomotion in fish are anguilliform, in which a wave p****es evenly along a long slender body; sub-carangiform...
- Anatomy and physiology Fish anatomy Fish physiology Age determination Anguilliformity Bone dermal intramembranous ossification Cleithrum Chromatop**** Fins...
- undulations to generate these propulsive and maneuvering forces. The anguilliform kinematics is driven by muscular actions all along the body[dubious –...
- formula of B. cetoides can be ****umed to be the same. Basilosaurus has an anguilliform (eel-like) body shape because of the elongation of the centra of the...
- length at ****ual maturity of 1.2 m (3 ft 11 in). The body is very long, anguilliform, without scales. The colour is usually grey, but can also be blackish...
- Cladistia is a clade of bony fishes that currently consists of few anguilliform (eel-shaped) remnants of an ancient diversity. Their major synapomorphies...
- (located behind their eyes) to steer. Seahorses have no caudal fin. Anguilliform: Anguilliform swimmers are typically slow swimmers. They undulate the majority...
- frilled shark is considered a living fossil, because of its primitive, anguilliform (eel-like) physical traits, such as a dark-brown color, amphistyly (the...
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