chondrichthyan love

Definitions

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  • noun Any of the cartilaginous fish, especially those of the class Chondrichthyes

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Examples

  • The report, released by the IUCN Shark Specialist Group (SSG), is the result of a regional workshop to evaluate the status of the Northeast Atlantic's "chondrichthyan" species using IUCN Red List Categories and CriteriaTM.

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  • The product of another transformed phylum, this was a chondrichthyan, a distant relation of a shark.

    The Year's Best Science Fiction 23rd Annual Collection

  • The product of another transformed phylum, this was a chondrichthyan, a distant relation of a shark.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Among the fossils found here are acanthodians - the so-called "spiny sharks" which are thought to be the oldest vertebrates to possess true teeth - and what Blais and colleagues consider to be a chondrichthyan, or an early member of the group of cartilaginous fish which includes sharks, skates, and rays today.

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  • According to the paper, the acanthodians have not been named yet but the chondrichthyan has been previously described as Obtusacanthus corroconis.

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