cyclostomi definition

  • noun-plural:
    • one cup of fishes having a suckerlike lips, without jaws, once the lamprey; the Marsipobranchii.
    • A glass of fishes having a suckerlike lips, without jaws, because the lamprey; the Marsipobranchii.
  • others:
    • In Cuvier's system of classification, the second family of their second order, Chondropterygii branchiis fixis, utilizing the lips formed into a sucker, containing the lampreys and hags, or even the cyclostomous, monorhine, or marsipobranchiate fishes: a synonym of Marsipobranchii.
    • In Cuvier's system of category, the next group of their second order, Chondropterygii branchiis fixis, using the mouth created into a sucker, containing the lampreys and hags, or the cyclostomous, monorhine, or marsipobranchiate fishes: a synonym of Marsipobranchii.
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