Notidanoidea

Notidanoidea

[‚nōd·ə·də′nȯid·ē·ə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A suborder of rare sharks in the order Selachii; all retain the primitive jaw suspension of the order.
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NOTIDANOIDEATE a coined word meaning 'pertaining to the suborder of primitive sharks called Notidanoidea', suggested by Ralph Beaman [WW, May 1972, p103].