Elasmobranchii


Elasmobranchii
noun
sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates
Hypernyms: ↑class
Member Holonyms: ↑Chondrichthyes, ↑class Chondrichthyes
Member Meronyms:

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I. \\ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈbraŋkēˌī\
Etymology: New Latin, from elasm- + -branchii (from Latin branchia gill) — more at branchia
synonym of chondrichthyes
II.
Etymology: New Latin, from elasm- + -branchii
synonym of euselachii

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Elasmobranchii — E*las mo*bran chi*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a metal plate + L. branchia a gill.] (Zo[ o]l.) A subclass of fishes, comprising the sharks, the rays, and the Chim[ae]ra. The skeleton is mainly cartilaginous. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Elasmobranchĭi — Elasmobranchĭi, Selachier, Haifische (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Elasmobranchii — Elasmobranchii, Selachii, ca. 730 meist marine Arten umfassende Ordnung der ⇒ Chondrichthyes. Unterordnungen ⇒ Pleurotremata, Haie; ⇒ Hypotremata, Rochen …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • Elasmobranchii — Elasmobranchii …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Elasmobranchii —   Elasmobranquios Manta gigante (Manta birostris), un elasmobranquio …   Wikipedia Español

  • Elasmobranchii — Taxobox name = Elasmobranchii (rays and sharks) image width = 250px image caption = Great white shark, Carcharodon carcharias regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes subclassis = Elasmobranchii subclassis authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Elasmobranchii — Plattenkiemer Weißer Hai (Carcharodon carcharias) Zeitraum Devon bis heute Systematik …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Elasmobranchii — Batoidea Selachimorpha Los elasmobranquios (Elasmobranchii) conforman una subclase dentro de los llamados peces condrictios o cartilainosos (clase Chondrichthyes). Comprende, entre otros, los tiburones (superorden Selachimorpha), las rayas y las… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Elasmobranchii — …   Википедия

  • Elasmobranchii — Elasmobrạnchi|i,   Elasmobrạnchi|er, Plattenkiemer, Unterklasse der Knorpelfische …   Universal-Lexikon


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