Dipnoi


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Related to Dipnoi: Crossopterygii, Actinopterygii
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Noun1.Dipnoi - bony fishes of the southern hemisphere that breathe by a modified air bladder as well as gillsDipnoi - bony fishes of the southern hemisphere that breathe by a modified air bladder as well as gills; sometimes classified as an order of Crossopterygii
class Osteichthyes, Osteichthyes - a class of fish having a skeleton composed of bone in addition to cartilage
lungfish - air-breathing fish having an elongated body and fleshy paired fins; certain species construct mucus-lined mud coverings in which to survive drought
Ceratodontidae, family Ceratodontidae - lungfishes having hornlike ridges on the teeth
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).
and Perry, S.F., 2005.Morphometric comparison of the respiratory organs in the south american lungfish Lepidosiren paradoxa (Dipnoi).
Similar aqp2-like genes that are reported as paralogs of AQPO (Aqp0p) have also been identifed in lungfishes (Dipnoi) (Konno et al.
(2008): Palaeobiogeography of Cretaceous Bony Fishes (Actinistia, Dipnoi and Actinopterygii).
Lineage-restricted retention of a primitive immunoglobulin heavy chain isotype within the Dipnoi reveals an evolutionary paradox.
Restos de Lepidosiren paradoxa (Osteichthyes, Dipnoi) de la Formacion Lumbrera (Eogeno, ?Eoceno?) de Jujuy.