Amphioxidae

noun
lancelets
Hypernyms: ↑chordate family
Member Holonyms: ↑Cephalochordata, ↑subphylum Cephalochordata
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Amphioxus

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Etymology: New Latin, from Amphioxus, type genus + -idae
synonym of branchiostomidae

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Amphioxidae — n. 1. 1 a family comprising the lancelets. Syn: family {Amphioxidae}, Branchiostomidae, family {Branchiostomidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • amphioxidae — am·phi·ox·i·dae …   English syllables

  • family Amphioxidae — noun lancelets • Syn: ↑Amphioxidae, ↑Branchiostomidae, ↑family Branchiostomidae • Hypernyms: ↑chordate family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cephalochordata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Amphioxus — noun type genus of the Amphioxidae • Hypernyms: ↑chordate genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Amphioxidae, ↑family Amphioxidae, ↑Branchiostomidae, ↑family Branchiostomidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Branchiostomidae — noun lancelets • Syn: ↑Amphioxidae, ↑family Amphioxidae, ↑family Branchiostomidae • Hypernyms: ↑chordate family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cephalochordata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cephalochordata — noun lancelets • Syn: ↑subphylum Cephalochordata • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Chordata, ↑phylum Chordata • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chordate family — noun any family in the phylum Chordata • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Amphioxidae, ↑family Amphioxidae, ↑Branchiostomidae, ↑family Branchiostomidae, ↑Salpidae, ↑family …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Branchiostomidae — noun lancelets • Syn: ↑Amphioxidae, ↑family Amphioxidae, ↑Branchiostomidae • Hypernyms: ↑chordate family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cephalochordata, ↑subphylum …   Useful english dictionary

  • subphylum Cephalochordata — noun lancelets • Syn: ↑Cephalochordata • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Chordata, ↑phylum Chordata • Member Meronyms: ↑cephaloc …   Useful english dictionary

  • КЛАСС ЛАНЦЕТНИКИ (Amphioxi) —          К подтипу бесчерепных относится только один класс Ланцетники (Amphioxi). Это маленькие рыбообразные морские животные, очень примитивного строения, хотя все основные признаки типа позвоночных выражены у них вполне отчетливо.… …   Биологическая энциклопедия

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