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Definition of Dipnoi

Dipnoi
Dipnoi Dip"no*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? ? with two breathing apertures; di- = di`s- twice + ? breath.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of ganoid fishes, including the living genera Ceratodus and Lepidosiren, which present the closest approximation to the Amphibia. The air bladder acts as a lung, and the nostrils open inside the mouth. See Ceratodus, and Illustration in Appendix.

Meaning of Dipnoi from wikipedia

- Lungfish are freshwater rhipidistian fish belonging to the subcl**** Dipnoi. Lungfish are best known for retaining characteristics primitive within the...
-   Dipnoi (lungfishes)      ...
- planet. It is one of six extant representatives of the ancient air-breathing Dipnoi (lungfishes) that flourished during the Devonian period (about 413–365 million...
- Sarcopterygii (lobe-finned fish) Subcl**** Actinistia (coelacanths) Subcl**** Dipnoi (lungfish, sister group to the tetrapods) † – indicates extinct taxon Some...
- of Tetrapoda and the lungfishes. Rhipidistia includes porolepiformes and dipnoi. Extensive fossilization of lungfishes has contributed to many evolutionary...
- Its tooth-bearing premaxillary and maxillary bones are fused as in all Dipnoi. South American lungfish also share an autostylic jaw suspension (where...
- accordingly separated into two subcl****es, the Rhipidistia (including the Dipnoi, the lungfish, and the Tetrapodomorpha which include the Tetrapoda) and...
- and bone lost among the chondrostean fishes. Lungs have been retained in dipnoi (lungfish), and many tetrapods (birds, mammals, reptiles, and some amphibians)...
- (2018). Ceratodus tunuensis, sp. nov., a new lungfish (Sarcopterygii, Dipnoi) from the Upper Tri****ic of central East Greenland. Journal of Vertebrate...
-   †Porolepiformes     Dipnoi (lungfishes)  ...
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