teleost fish


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Related to teleost fish: elasmobranch
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Noun1.teleost fish - a bony fish of the subclass Teleostei
malacopterygian, soft-finned fish - any fish of the superorder Malacopterygii
cornetfish - slender tropical fish with a long tubular snout and bony plates instead of scales
pipefish, needlefish - fish with long tubular snout and slim body covered with bony plates
bellows fish, snipefish - small bottom-dwelling fish of warm seas having a compressed body and a long snout with a toothless mouth
shrimpfish, shrimp-fish - slender tropical shallow-water East Indian fish covered with transparent plates
Aulostomus maculatus, trumpetfish - tropical Atlantic fish with a long snout; swims snout down
bony fish - any fish of the class Osteichthyes
subclass Teleostei, Teleostei - large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
needlefish, gar, billfish - elongate European surface-dwelling predacious fishes with long toothed jaws; abundant in coastal waters
flying fish - tropical marine fishes having enlarged winglike fins used for brief gliding flight
halfbeak - tropical and subtropical marine and freshwater fishes having an elongated body and long protruding lower jaw
saury, Scomberesox saurus, billfish - slender long-beaked fish of temperate Atlantic waters
acanthopterygian, spiny-finned fish - a teleost fish with fins that are supported by sharp inflexible rays
sweeper - little-known nocturnal fish of warm shallow seas with an oblong compressed body
ganoid, ganoid fish - primitive fishes having thick bony scales with a shiny covering
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2008), and the P450arom gene has been shown to be related to sex differentiation as well as gonadal development in teleost fish (Fukada et al.
Moreover, teleost fish are in an interesting evolutionary position regarding immunological development, thus sprouting the current use of many species as animal models in immunology studies (Whyte, 2007).
The exocrine pancreas was found in the liver parenchyma of pirarucu and was also histologically visualized scattered in the mesenteries around the pyloric region of the stomach, pyloric caeca and initial part of S1, thereby corroborating the diffuse pancreas presentation reported in most teleost fish (Rust; Morrison et al.
Extenders and cryoprotectants for cooling and freezing of piracanjuba (Brycon orbignyanus) semen, an endangered Brazilian teleost fish.
Chronic granulomatous inflammation in teleost fish Piaractus mesopotamicus: histopathology model study
Practically, the research actions will estimate the synergistic biological effects of dispersant, oil and hypoxia on a teleost fish species of ecological and economic importance for Europe: the sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax.
To calculate the abundance and composition of bycatch as a component of a typical commercial catch, the catch was sorted on deck removing all teleost fish and elasmobranchs.
Light microscopy and photography allowed much more detailed studies, which mainly focused on different teleost fish scales (Cockerell 1913; Kobayashi 1951; Haque 1955; Batts 1964; Patterson et al.