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Noun1.Holocephali - chimaeras and extinct forms
Chondrichthyes, class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes
holocephalan, holocephalian - fish with high compressed head and a body tapering off into a long tail
Chimaeridae, family Chimaeridae - a family of Holocephali
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Elasmobranchii (Acanthodii), Holocephali, Ichthyodorulites, Ostracodermi, Dipnoi, and Teleostomi (Crossopterygii and Chondrostean Actinopterygii).
Los peces cartilaginosos (tiburones, rayas y quimeras) pertenecen a las clases Elasmobranchii y Holocephali.
La clase Chondrichthyes se encuentra dividida en dos subclases, Holocephali que incluyen a las quimeras y Elasmobranchii que incluye a tiburones y rayas (Kyne & Simpfendorfer, 2010).