Isospondyli


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Noun1.Isospondyli - most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon
animal order - the order of animals
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
family Gonorhynchidae, Gonorhynchidae - coextensive with the genus Gonorhynchus
Clupeidae, family Clupeidae - herrings; shad; sardines; etc.
family Salmonidae, Salmonidae - salmon and trout
Coregonidae, family Coregonidae - soft-finned fishes comprising the freshwater whitefishes; formerly included in the family Salmonidae
Elopidae, family Elopidae - tarpons and ladyfishes
Argentinidae, family Argentinidae - small marine soft-finned fishes with long silvery bodies; related to salmons and trouts
family Myctophidae, Myctophidae - deep-sea fishes comprising the lantern fishes
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Morphologie und Funktion des Kieferund Kiemenapparates von Tiefseefischen der Gattungen Malacosteus und Photostomias (Teleostei, Isospondyli, Stomiatoidea, Malacosteidae).
In The fishes of the groups Elasmobranchii, Holocephali, Isospondyli and Ostariophysi obtained by the United States Bureau of Fisheries Steamer "Albatross" in 1907 to 1919, chiefly in the Philippine Islands and adjacent seas.
The fishes of the groups Elasmobranchii, Holocephali, Isospondyli, and Ostarophysi [sic] obtained by the United States Bureau of Fisheries steamer "Albatross" in 1907 to 1910, chiefly in the Philippine Islands and adjacent seas.