Ostariophysi


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Ostariophysi

a superorder of freshwater TELEOSTS, including the carp and the minnow. The group has several primitive features, including the WEBERIAN OSSICLE.
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According to these molecular analyses, the Alepocephaloidea is the sister-groups of either the Clupeomorpha or the Ostariophysi, but not of the Argentinoidea.
1976): On the Cynopotaminae, a new subfamily of Characidae (Osteichthyes, Ostariophysi, Characoidei).
Estudo da anatomia comparada do sistema cardiovascular de Hoplias malabaricus (Bloch, 1794), Hoplerythrinus unitaeniatus (Spix & Agassiz, 1829) (Erythrinidae) e Prochilodus lineatus (Valenciennes, 1836) (Prochilodontidae) (Characiformes, Ostariophysi, Pisces).
Muramoto JI, Ohno S, Atkins NB (1968) On the diploid state of fish order Ostariophysi.