superorder Acanthopterygii

noun
teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony rays
Syn: ↑Acanthopterygii
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Teleostei, ↑subclass Teleostei
Member Meronyms:

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