Ordre Résumé for Stephanoberyciformes

  Réf. Princ.
:
  Ordre
:
Stephanoberyciformes pricklefishes, bigscales and gibberfishes
  Classe
:
Actinopterygii
  Ordre frère
:
Beryciformes 70 M years
  Réf..
:
  Premier signalement fossile
:
  Présent dans
:
Marin
Eau douce
Saumâtre
  Remarque
:
Body usually roundish; palate toothless; skull bones, in general, exceptionally thin; orbitosphenoid absent (except in Hispidoberyx; subocular shelf absent; supramaxilla absent or reduced.
  ClasseÉtymologie
:
Greek aktis = ray, thunderbolt, beam + Greek pterygion, diminutive of pteryx = wing, fin. Ref. 45335.
  OrdreÉtymologie
:
Greek, stephanos = crown + Greek, Greek, beryx or berys = a name of a fish, in reference to Berycidae with thin osseus ridges on the head.
  Familles
:

Ref.
[ e.g. 9948]                       
Glossary
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