Pholidophoriformes

Pholidophoriformes

[fə‚lid·ə‚fȯr·ə′fȯr‚mēz]
(paleontology)
An extinct actinopterygian group composed of mostly small fusiform marine and fresh-water fishes of an advanced holostean level.
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