genus Eptatretus

noun
a genus of fossil fish of the family Myxinidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Myxinidae, ↑family Myxinidae
Member Meronyms: ↑eptatretus

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  • Eptatretus — Taxobox name = Eptatretus image caption = Eptatretus stouti regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Myxini ordo = Myxiniformes familia = Myxinidae genus = Eptatretus subdivision ranks = Species subdivision =See text. Eptatretus is a genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Eptatretus strickrotti — Taxobox name = Eptatretus strickrotti regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Myxini ordo = Myxiniformes familia = Myxinidae genus = Eptatretus species = E. strickrotti binomial = Eptatretus strickrotti binomial authority = Møller Jones,… …   Wikipedia

  • eptatretus — noun a fossil hagfish of the genus Eptatretus • Hypernyms: ↑hagfish, ↑hag, ↑slime eels • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Eptatretus …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Gulf hagfish — Taxobox name = Gulf hagfish regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Myxini ordo = Myxiniformes familia = Myxinidae genus = Eptatretus species = E. springeri binomial = Eptatretus springeri The gulf hagfish ( Eptatretus springeri ) is… …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific hagfish — Taxobox name = Pacific hagfish image width = 199px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Myxini ordo = Myxiniformes familia = Myxinidae genus = Eptatretus species = E. stoutii binomial = Eptatretus stoutii binomial authority = (Linnaeus,… …   Wikipedia

  • family Myxinidae — noun slime producing marine animals: hagfishes • Syn: ↑Myxinidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cyclostomata, ↑order Cyclostomata • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myxinidae — noun slime producing marine animals: hagfishes • Syn: ↑family Myxinidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cyclostomata, ↑order Cyclostomata • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hagfish — For the punk rock band, see Hagfish (band). Hagfish Pacific hagfish resting on the ocean bottom, at 280 m depth off the Oregon coast. Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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