animal order


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Noun1.animal order - the order of animals
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
Eubacteriales, order Eubacteriales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes
order Pseudomonadales, Pseudomonadales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-negative spiral or spherical or rod-shaped bacteria usually motile by polar flagella; some contain photosynthetic pigments
order Rickettsiales, Rickettsiales - pleomorphic Gram-negative microorganisms
Mycoplasmatales, order Mycoplasmatales - coextensive with the family Mycoplasmataceae
Actinomycetales, order Actinomycetales - filamentous or rod-shaped bacteria
order Spirochaetales, Spirochaetales - higher bacteria; slender spiral rodlike forms
Heliozoa, order Heliozoa - mostly freshwater protozoa
order Radiolaria, Radiolaria - marine protozoa
Amoebida, Amoebina, order Amoebida, order Amoebina - the animal order including amoebas
order Testacea, Testacea - testacean rhizopods
Fucales, order Fucales - coextensive with the family Fucaceae
Cilioflagellata, Dinoflagellata, order Cilioflagellata, order Dinoflagellata - in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; in others included in the plant phylum Pyrrophyta
Hypermastigina, order Hypermastigina - cellulose-producing flagellates
order Polymastigina, Polymastigina - small usually parasitic flagellates
Coccidia, order Coccidia - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
Gregarinida, order Gregarinida - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
Haemosporidia, order Haemosporidia - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
order Sarcosporidia, Sarcosporidia - imperfectly known parasites of the muscles of vertebrates
Haplosporidia, order Haplosporidia - an order in the subclass Acnidosporidia
Actinomyxidia, order Actinomyxidia - parasites of worms
Mycrosporidia, order Mycrosporidia - an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia
Myxosporidia, order Myxosporidia - an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
Berycomorphi, order Berycomorphi - an order of spiny-finned fish in the superorder Acanthopterygii
order Solenichthyes, Solenichthyes - bellows fishes; shrimpfishes; cornetfishes; pipefishes; small order of chiefly tropical marine fishes of varied and bizarre form all having a small mouth at the end of a drawn-out tubular snout
order Ostracodermi, Ostracodermi - extinct group of armored jawless vertebrates; taxonomy is not clear
Heterostraci, suborder Heterostraci - extinct group of armored jawless fishes or fish-like vertebrate; taxonomy is not clear
Cephalaspida, Osteostraci, suborder Cephalaspida, suborder Osteostraci - extinct group of armored fish-like vertebrates; taxonomy is not clear
Anaspida, order Anaspida - extinct order of jawless vertebrates
Conodonta, Conodontophorida, order Conodonta, order Conodontophorida - extinct order of primitive vertebrates; the precise taxonomy is not clear; in some classifications considered a separate phylum
Cyclostomata, order Cyclostomata - primitive jawless aquatic vertebrate: lampreys; hagfishes
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Although pigs are by far the most common whole animal order among barbecuers at Long's, Wooley also fills requests for whole beef, whole lambs and whole goats, and can even deliver alligators, rattlesnakes and wild boars.
Northern Ireland is the only country in the United Kingdom where there is no dangerous wild animal order preventing people from keeping exotic pets.
Mr Conway said: ``No one disputes the feline instinct to hunt and that balance of natural instinct exists throughout the animal order of predation.