Ordre Résumé for Ateleopodiformes

  Réf. Princ.
:
  Ordre
:
Ateleopodiformes jellynose fishes
  Classe
:
Actinopterygii
  Ordre frère
:
Stomiiformes 70 M years
  Réf..
:
  Premier signalement fossile
:
  Présent dans
:
Marin
Eau douce
Saumâtre
  Remarque
:
Caudal fin reduced, united with the long anal fin; pelvic fin of adults with single ray on throat (young specimens and Guentherus gave several rays, and the pelvics of the latter are behind the pectorals); dorsal fin with 3-13 rays; skeleton largely cartilaginous; snout bilbous; branchiostegal rays 7. Maximum length about 2 m. Marine species.
  ClasseÉtymologie
:
Greek aktis = ray, thunderbolt, beam + Greek pterygion, diminutive of pteryx = wing, fin. Ref. 45335.
  OrdreÉtymologie
:
Greek, a = without + Greek, teleo, teleio = perfect, complet + Greek, pous = foot + Latin, forma = shape (Ref. 45335).
  Familles
:
( n = 1 ) -
Ateleopodidae

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