cypriniform fish


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Noun1.cypriniform fish - a soft-finned fish of the order Cypriniformes
malacopterygian, soft-finned fish - any fish of the superorder Malacopterygii
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
loach - slender freshwater fishes of Eurasia and Africa resembling catfishes
cyprinid, cyprinid fish - soft-finned mainly freshwater fishes typically having toothless jaws and cycloid scales
electric eel, Electrophorus electric - eel-shaped freshwater fish of South America having electric organs in its body
catostomid - a cypriniform fish of the family Catostomidae
cyprinodont - any member of the family Cyprinodontidae
live-bearer, poeciliid, poeciliid fish, topminnow - small usually brightly-colored viviparous surface-feeding fishes of fresh or brackish warm waters; often used in mosquito control
characid, characin, characin fish - any freshwater fish of the family Characinidae