Cycloganoidei

plural noun Cy·clo·ganoidei \"+\

Definition of Cycloganoidei

in some classifications

  1. :  a group of ganoid fishes having cycloid scales, closely approaching the teleosts in structure, and including the bowfin as the only living example

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Origin and Etymology of cycloganoidei

New Latin, from cycl- + Ganoidei


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