Acanthopterygii


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Noun1.Acanthopterygii - teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony raysAcanthopterygii - teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony rays
animal order - the order of animals
Berycomorphi, order Berycomorphi - an order of spiny-finned fish in the superorder Acanthopterygii
subclass Teleostei, Teleostei - large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
order Pediculati, Pediculati - anglers and batfishes; spiny-finned marine fishes having pectoral fins at the ends of armlike processes and a long movable spine on the dorsal fin to lure prey to the large mouth
acanthopterygian, spiny-finned fish - a teleost fish with fins that are supported by sharp inflexible rays
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
Discocephali, order Discocephali - small order of fishes comprising the remoras
order Scleroparei, Scleroparei - scorpionfishes; sculpins; gurnards; greenlings; flying gurnards
Scorpaenoidea, suborder Scorpaenoidea - mail-cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards
order Plectognathi, order Tetraodontiformes, Plectognathi - boxfishes; filefishes; globefishes; ocean sunfishes; triggerfishes; puffers
Heterosomata, order Heterosomata, order Pleuronectiformes - flatfishes: halibut; sole; flounder; plaice; turbot; tonguefishes
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2) showed a Group with undecimalis and with tongue sole (Cynoglossus semilaevis) both members of the Acanthopterygii suborder.
Thus, GH may be involved in seawater adaptation in tilapia (a species belonging to the most advanced teleost superorder, Acanthopterygii), whereas neither PRL is involved in this process.