Percomorphi
Percomorphi Per`co*mor"phi, n. pl. [NL., fr. L. perca perch + Gr. morfh` form.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of fishes including the perches and related kinds. [1913 Webster]

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  • Percomorphi — noun one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna • Syn: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑order Percomorphi • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • percomorphi — per·co·mor·phi …   English syllables

  • order Percomorphi — noun one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna • Syn: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthoptery …   Useful english dictionary

  • περκόμορφοι — (percomorphi). Τάξη νεοπτερύγιων οστεοϊχθύων, που αριθμεί πολυάριθμες οικογένειες. Τα θωρακικά πτερύγια των π. είναι προσκολλημένα στο κρανίο τους και έχουν, στο ραχιαίο τους πτερύγιο, αγκάθια. Τα ψάρια αυτά ζουν σε γλυκά και σε αλμυρά νερά. Οι… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • Blennioidea — noun blennies; butterfishes; gunnels • Syn: ↑suborder Blennioidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gobiesocidae — noun clingfishes • Syn: ↑family Gobiesocidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gobiidae — noun gobies • Syn: ↑family Gobiidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mugiloidea — noun fishes distinguished by abdominal pelvic fins: families Mugilidae; Atherinidae; Sphyraenidae • Syn: ↑suborder Mugiloidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ophidiidae — noun eellike marine fishes • Syn: ↑family Ophidiidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Percoidea — noun in some classifications nearly or exactly equivalent to the Perciformes which are considered a suborder • Syn: ↑suborder Percoidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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