Acipenseriformes


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Acipenseriformes

[‚as·ə·pen‚ser·ə′fȯr‚mēz]
(vertebrate zoology)
An order of the subclass Actinopterygii represented by the sturgeons and paddlefishes.
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Sturgeons and paddlefish form the order Acipenseriformes, which is a group of fish that have existed since at least the Lower Jurassic and nowadays are threatened in their entire range of distribution [1].
Orden Familia Especie Lepisosteiformes Lepisosteidae Lepisisteus osseus Acipenseriformes Polyodontidae Polyodon spathula Cyprinodontiformes Fundulidae Fundulus heteroclitus Poeciliidae Gambusia affinis Gambusia holbrooki Girardinus microdactylus Girardinus denticulatus Cyprinidae Siphateles bicolor Gasterostiformes Gasterosteidea Gasterosteus aculeatus Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion guentheri Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Elassodiscus tremebundus Careproctus cyclocephalus Scorpaenidae Sebastolobus macrochir Perciformes Epinephelidae Cephalopholis fulva Letthrinidae Lethrinus nebulosus.
Serum parameters of Adriatic sturgeon Acipenser naccarii (Pisces: Acipenseriformes): effects of temperature and stress.
Ontogenetic tooth loss occurs in other fishes, including members of elopiformes and anguilliformes (Fahay, 1983), acipenseriformes (Nelson, 2006), and siliformes (Huysseune and Sire, 1997; Kakizawa and Meenakarn, 2003).
Sturgeon (Acipenseriformes) has long been coveted as a culinary
(2.) Bemis WE, Findeis EK, Grande L (1997) An overview of Acipenseriformes. Environmental Biology of Fishes 48: 25-71.
The paddlefish, Polyodon spathula, are among the most primitive of bony-finned fishes (Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii) and together with sturgeon comprise an order of secondary cartilaginous fishes, the Acipenseriformes [1].
En los peces primitivos como los esturiones (acipenseriformes), bichires (polipteriformes), amiia (amiiformes) y pejelagartos (lepisosteiformes) los estudios de genetica han sido pocos en comparacion con los realizados en otros grupos taxonomicos como es el caso de los salmonidos (Birstein et al.
The order Acipenseriformes, which includes all sturgeons and paddlefishes, is a group of primitive fishes that inhabit fresh and coastal marine waters in the temperate zones of the northern hemisphere.
Class ACTINOPTERYGII--RAY-FINNED FISHES Order Acipenseriformes Family Acipenseridae--Sturgeons 2 species Acipenser brevirostrum Lesueur, 1818.