Definition of Chondrostei. Meaning of Chondrostei. Synonyms of Chondrostei

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Definition of Chondrostei

Chondrostei
Chondrostei Chon*dros"te*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? cartilage + ? bone.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of fishes, including the sturgeons; -- so named because the skeleton is cartilaginous.

Meaning of Chondrostei from wikipedia

- Chondrostei are primarily cartilaginous fish showing some degree of ossification. The cartilaginous condition is thought to be derived, and the ancestors...
- Cladistia. Dating back to the Permian period, the Actinopteri comprise the Chondrostei (sturgeons and paddlefishes) and the Neopterygii (bowfin, gars, and teleosts)...
- Sweden, and Estonia. Actinopterygians are divided into the subcl****es Chondrostei and Neopterygii. The Neopterygii, in turn, are divided into the infracl****es...
- characters among the bony fishes. Along with other members of the subcl**** Chondrostei, they are unique among bony fishes because their skeletons are almost...
- Osteichthyes (bony fish) Cl**** Actinopterygii (ray-finned fish) Subcl**** Chondrostei Order Acipenseriformes (sturgeons and paddlefishes) Order Polypteriformes...
- Abhandlungen, 245(1): 117-125. doi:10.1127/0077-7749/2007/0245-0117 "Table 1; Chondrostei; Coccolepidae" in Lambers (1999) pg. 216. "Table 1; Halecostomi; Semionotidae"...
- Acipenseroidei is a suborder of Acipenseriformes animals that contains: Acipenseridae (sturgeons) Acipenserinae Acipenserini Scaphirhychini Husinae Huso...
- Acipenserinae is a subfamily of sturgeon containing two genera and 19 extant species. Subfamily Acipenserinae Genus Acipenser Linnaeus, 1758 Genus Huso...
- fish. Approximate dates are from Near et al., 2012. Thus the former "Chondrostei" is not a clade, but is broken up. Ontario. Game and fish commission...
- detected in hagfishes. Because ciliated intestines are also found in Chondrostei, lungfishes and the early stages of some teleosts, it is considered a...
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