subphylum Craniata

noun
fishes; amphibians; reptiles; birds; mammals
Hypernyms: ↑phylum
Member Holonyms: ↑Chordata, ↑phylum Chordata
Member Meronyms:

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  • Craniata — SYN: Vertebrata. [Mediev. L. cranium, fr. G. kranion, skull] * * * Cra·ni·a·ta .krā nē āt ə n pl syn of VERTEBRATA * * * Cra·ni·a·ta (kra″ne aґtə) the subphylum of the Chordata containing the species with a true skull and vertebral… …   Medical dictionary

  • Chordata — noun comprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord • Syn: ↑phylum Chordata • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Animalia, ↑kingdom Animalia, ↑animal kingdom …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Agnatha — noun superclass of eel shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins: lampreys; hagfishes; some extinct forms • Syn: ↑superclass Agnatha • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Vertebrata, ↑subphylum Vertebrata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amniota — noun higher vertebrates (reptiles, birds and mammals) possessing an amnion during development • Topics: ↑mammal, ↑mammalian • Hypernyms: ↑vertebrate, ↑craniate • Member Holonyms: ↑Ver …   Useful english dictionary

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