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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Revisao "Taxonomica da Familia Parodontidae (Ostariophysi: Characiformes)".
Moreira-Filho, "Karyotypic differentiation through chromosome fusion and number reduction in Imparfinis hollandi (Ostariophysi, Heptapteridae)," Genetics and Molecular Biology, vol.
Some of his on going projects are the Revision of the cisandean species of the genus Brycon (Ostariophysi: Characiformes: Characidae) and also with A.
Salminus franciscanus, a new species from the rio Sao Francisco basin, Brazil (Ostariophysi: Characiformes: Characidae).
Corydoras tukano, a new specie of corydoradine catfish from the rio Tiquie, upper rio Negro basin, Brazil (Ostariophysi: Siluriformes: Callichthyidae).
Es una especie endemica venezolana perteneciente al Superorden Ostariophysi, Orden Characiformes, Familia Characidae, es altamente depredador y abunda en rios, canos y lagunas de los llanos venezolanos y de la cuenca del Orinoco (Marcano et al., 1988; Machado-Allison y Fink, 1996), es de facil captura, su carne es de excelente sabor y posee un contenido proteico de 17,9% (Hoogesteijn, 2001; Rodriguez et al., 2001).
Iracema caiana a genus and species of electrogenic neotropical freshwater fish (Rhamphiethyidae: Gymnotiformes: Ostariophysi: Actinopterygii).
The fishes of the groups Elasmobranchii, Holocephali, Isospondyli and Ostariophysi obtained by the United States Bureau of Fisheries steamer "Albatross" in 1907 to 1910, chiefly in the Philippine Islands and adjacent seas.
Development of the cranium and paired fins in the zebrafish Danio rerio (Ostariophysi, Cyprinidae).