order Ostariophysi

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Noun1.order Ostariophysi - in some classifications considered a superorder comprising the Cypriniformes and the Siluriformes
malacopterygian, soft-finned fish - any fish of the superorder Malacopterygii
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Muramoto JI, Ohno S, Atkins NB (1968) On the diploid state of fish order Ostariophysi. Chromosoma 24: 59-66.