Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic subfamily within the family Salmonidae.

Etymologies

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Thymallus +‎ -inae

Examples

  • Compared to the subfamilies Salmoninae and Coregoninae, Thymallinae contains little diversity: one genus and four species.

    Trout and Salmon of North America

  • It appears that there have been considerable extinctions in Thymallinae along the evolutionary pathways that eventually gave rise to the four extant species.

    Trout and Salmon of North America

  • Several other characteristics set the graylings (subfamily Thymallinae) off from the other subfamilies of the family Salmonidae: the trout and salmon (Salmoninae) and the whitefishes (Coregoninae).

    Trout and Salmon of North America

  • The Thymallinae contains four recognized species worldwide.

    Trout and Salmon of North America

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