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 is a suborder of any of about 70 small to medium-sized arboreal marsupial species native to Australia, New Guinea, and Sulawesi (and introduced...
- Feliformia (also Feloidea) is a suborder within the order Carnivora consisting of "cat-like" carnivorans, including cats (large and small), hyenas, mongooses...
- the order Anguilliformes (/æŋˌɡwɪlɪˈfɔːrmiːz/), which consists of eight suborders, 19 families, 111 genera, and about 800 species. Eels undergo considerable...
- "-ida"; suborders end in "-idea". Superfamilies end in "-oidea", while families end in "-idae". Suborder Callipodidea Callipodidae Suborder Schizopetalidea...
- List of amphibians organizes the cl**** of amphibian by family and subfamilies and mentions the number of species in each of them. The list below largely...
- †Palaeoryctidae Suborder †Didelphodonta Family †Cimolestidae Suborder †Apatotheria Family †Apatemyidae Suborder †Taeniodonta Family †Stylinodontidae Suborder †Tillodonta...
- Anteater is a common name for the four extant mammal species of the suborder Vermilingua (meaning "worm tongue") commonly known for eating ants and termites...
- 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...
- Tenrecs (Tenrecidae, included in the suborder Tenrecomorpha) and golden moles (Chrysochloridae, included in suborder Chrysochloridea) are part of the African...
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