Osteoglossiformes


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Related to Osteoglossiformes: Torpediniformes, Elopiformes, Clupeiformes
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Noun1.Osteoglossiformes - teleost fish with bony tongues
animal order - the order of animals
subclass Teleostei, Teleostei - large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
family Osteoglossidae, Osteoglossidae - a family of large fishes that live in freshwater; includes bandfish and bonytongues
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natives fishes and trasplanted presents of the department of Caldas Orden / Familias / # Especies / Orders Families # Species Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossidae 2 Chara ciform es Prochilodontidae 1 Chara cidae 7 Siluriformes Loricariidae 2 Pimelodidae 1 Salmoniformes Salmonidae 2 Cypriniformes Cyprinidae 12 Atheriniformes Melanotaeniidae 4 Cyprinodentiformes Poeciliidae 8 Perciformes Symphysanodontidae 1 Centra rchidae 1 Cichlidae 24 Osphronemidae 7 Total 13 72 Tabla 2.
O mesmo ocorre com Clupeiformes, Gymnotiformes e Osteoglossiformes.
platostomus Rafinesque, W, S shortnose gar Order Amiiformes (bowfin) Family Amiidae (bowfin) Amia calva Linnaeus, bowfin N, S Order Osteoglossiformes (mooneye) Family Hiodontidae (mooneye) Hiodon alosoides (Rafinesque), S goldeye H.