a team of ray-finned seafood regarding the family members Polypteridae within the order Polypteriformes
an extraordinary ganoid seafood (Polypterus bichir) found in the Nile along with other African streams. See brachioganoidei.
A remarkable living ganoid fish, Polypterus bichir, of the family Polypteridæ and order Crossopterygii, inhabiting the Nile and other African rivers, attaining a length of 18 inches, and esteemed as food. See Polypterus.