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

- immediately higher rank, superorder, may be added directly above order, while suborder would be a lower rank. a taxonomic unit, a taxon, in that rank. In that...
- Phalangeriformes /fəˈlændʒərɪfɔːrmiːz/ is a suborder of about 70 species of small to medium-sized arboreal marsupials native to Australia, New Guinea,...
- 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...
- Feliformia (also Feloidea) is a suborder within the order Carnivora consisting of "cat-like" carnivorans, including cats (large and small), hyenas, mongooses...
- (sometimes own suborder Ctenodrilida) Family Fauveliopsidae (sometimes own suborder Fauveliopsida) Family Flabelligeridae (sometimes suborder Flabelligerida)...
- the order Anguilliformes (/æŋˈɡwɪlɪfɔːrmiːz/), which consists of eight suborders, 19 families, 111 genera, and about 800 species. Eels undergo considerable...
- probainognathians, a lineage of the eucynodont suborder. Cl**** Synapsida ORDER THERAPSIDA * ?Family † Tetraceratopsidae SuborderBiarmosuchia * Family † Biarmosuchidae...
- quite different from "true" corals (Scleractinia). These can be found in suborders Holaxonia, Scleraxonia, and Stolonifera. They are sessile colonial cnidarians...
- 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...
- or the "dry-nosed" primates; the Gr**** name means "simple-nosed") is a suborder of primates containing the tarsiers and the simians (Simiiformes or anthropoids)...
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