Definition of Subfamily. Meaning of Subfamily. Synonyms of Subfamily

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Definition of Subfamily

Subfamily
Subfamily Sub*fam"i*ly, n. (Biol.) One of the subdivisions, of more importance than genus, into which certain families are divided.

Meaning of Subfamily from wikipedia

- In biological classification, a subfamily (Latin: subfamilia, plural subfamiliae) is an auxiliary (intermediate) taxonomic rank, next below family but...
- traditionally placed in subfamily Polyborinae with the forest falcons, but are sometimes considered to constitute their own subfamily, Caracarinae, or classified...
- Subfamily Torinae Subfamily Smiliogastrinae Subfamily Cyprininae [incl. Barbinae] Subfamily Danioninae Subfamily Leptobarbinae Leptobarbus Subfamily Xenocypridinae...
- The Pooideae are the largest subfamily of the gr**** family Poaceae, with about 4,000 species in 15 tribes and roughly 200 genera. They include some major...
- Psittaculidae Subfamily Psittrichasinae: one species, Pesquet's parrot Subfamily Coracopsinae: one genus with several species Subfamily Platycercinae...
- other subfamily members than they do with members of their wider family. For example, in the SCOP classification system, members of a subfamily share...
- (2020). Subfamily Elaninaeelanine kites (might be a separate but related family) Genus Gampsonyx Genus Chelictinia Genus El**** Subfamily Gypaetinae...
- vary greatly in size. The subfamily Accipitrinae includes goshawks, sparrowhawks, sharp-shinned hawks and others. This subfamily are mainly woodland birds...
- Colubrinae) Subfamily Psammophiinae (now a subfamily of Lamprophiidae) Subfamily Pseudoxyrhophiinae (now a subfamily of Lamprophiidae) Subfamily Xenoderminae...
- Formicidae in this list. The subfamily also contains the collective group name †Formicium. The type genus of the subfamily, †Formicium, was previously...