order Gadiformes


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Related to order Gadiformes: Perciformes, Gasterosteiformes, Clupeiformes, Aulopiformes
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Noun1.order Gadiformes - cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini
animal order - the order of animals
Malacopterygii, superorder Malacopterygii - an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays
family Gadidae, Gadidae - large family of important mostly marine food fishes
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Transmission electron microscopy images confirmed the presence of intracellular Hb polymers in six species in three families (Gadidae, Merlucciidae, and Phycidae) in the order Gadiformes (Fig.
Number of Species specimens Order Clupeiformes (0.1%) Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) 1 Order Salmoniformes (6.8%) Arctic cisco (Coregonus autumnalis) * 15 Sheefish (Stenodus leucichthys) * 1 Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus) * 4 Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus) * 21(1) Lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) 6 Order Osmeriformes (0.1%) Capelin (Mallotus villosus) 0(1) Order Gadiformes (2.3%) Polar cod (Arctogadus glacialis) * 3 Arctic cod (Boreogadus saida) * 11(1) Greenland cod (Gadus ogac) * 1 Order Gasterosteiformes (37.8%) Ninespine stickleback (Pungitius pungitius) * 260(4) Order Scorpaeniformes (52.2%) Whitespotted greenling (Hexagrammos stelleri) 1 Threaded sculpin (Gymnocanthus pistilliger) * 1(1) Arctic staghorn sculpin (Gymnocanthus tricuspis) * 2 Myoxocephalus sp.