Definition of Suborder. Meaning of Suborder. Synonyms of Suborder

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Definition of Suborder

Suborder
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 Suborder from wikipedia

- higher rank, superorder, is sometimes added directly above order, with suborder directly beneath order. a taxonomic unit (a taxon; plural taxa) in the...
- and another 5,000 species on land. The order is divided into eleven suborders. The fossil record of isopods dates back to the Carboniferous period (in...
- Phalangeriformes /fəˈlændʒərɪfɔːrmiːz/ is a paraphyletic suborder of about 70 species of small to medium-sized arboreal marsupials native to Australia...
- Feliformia is a suborder within the order Carnivora consisting of "cat-like" carnivorans, including cats (large and small), hyenas, mongooses, viverrids...
- (sometimes own suborder Ctenodrilida) Family Fauveliopsidae (sometimes own suborder Fauveliopsida) Family Flabelligeridae (sometimes suborder Flabelligerida)...
- probainognathians, a lineage of the eucynodont suborder. class Synapsida Order Therapsida * ?Family † Tetraceratopsidae SuborderBiarmosuchia Family † Biarmosuchidae...
- the order Anguilliformes (/æŋˈɡwɪlɪfɔːrmiːz/), which consists of eight suborders, 19 families, 111 genera, and about 800 species. Eels undergo considerable...
- †Palaeoryctidae Suborder †Didelphodonta Family †Cimolestidae Suborder †Apatotheria Family †Apatemyidae Suborder †Taeniodonta Family †Stylinodontidae Suborder †Tillodonta...
- meaning wings. There are more than 5,500 species in 41 families in three suborders. Many of these species have only been described in recent years. They...
- modern classifications. In Linnean nomenclature, it commonly appears as a suborder within the order Hemiptera, where it can be paraphyletic or monophyletic...