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chordate fish.jpg ADW: body_shape_diversity. Devonian Times - More About Ray-Fin Fishes

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Fishes were often regarded as unclean animals which were forbidden as offerings and food to kings, gods and the priesthood. When the cult of Osiris became popular, the fish was identified with Seth, as, according to Plutharch people believed that the fish...
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A new time-scale for ray-finned fish evolution
Molecular Evolution of Duplicated Ray Finned Fish HoxA Clusters:
Know the phylum, subphylum, superclass, class and subclass to which these ray- finned fish belong. Know which ray-finned fish belong to the “Teleostii” division.
Fish and Tetrapods
Subclass Actinopterygians: ray-finned fish. Subclass Sarcopterygians: lobe- finned fish. Order Dipnoans: lung fish.
Fugu Genome Analysis Provides Evidence for a Whole-Genome
Duplication Early During the Evolution of Ray-Finned Fishes. Alan Christoffels,* Esther ray-finned fish and independent gene duplications in different lineages.

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Fish fossil sheds light on 'Euramerica' phase | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-09-12
Though Laccognathus is not an ancestor of humans, it is more closely related to us than to modern "ray-finned" fish, said Daeschler and Downs, who is also a visiting professor of biology at Swarthmore College.

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Actinopterygii - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ray-finned fish. Temporal range: Late The Actinopterygii /ˌæktɨnɒptəˈrɪdʒi. aɪ/ or ray-finned fishes constitute a class or sub-class of the bony fishes.
Ray-Finned Fishes - Animals / Wildlife -
The first ray-finned fish appeared during the Devonian Period and underwent significant expansion and diversification during the Carboniferous Period.
ADW: Actinopterygii: Pictures
Class Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes). Information · Pictures · Specimens · Classification. [1] 2 3 4 ...
Ray Finned Fish
Simple explanation of ray finned fish in the framework of the history of the Universe.
Introduction to the Actinopterygii
The name means "ray-finned," for unlike the Chondrichthyes, the fins of the Actinopterygii are webs of skin supported by bony or horny spines.

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