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EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek χόνδρος (khóndros, grain, corn, cartilage) + ἰχθύς (ikhthús, fish)

Proper nounEdit

Chondrichthyes

  1. A taxonomic superclass within the subphylum Vertebrata – the cartilaginous fishes.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ruggiero MA, Gordon DP, Orrell TM, Bailly N, Bourgoin T, Brusca RC, et al. (2015) A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0119248. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119248. pmid:25923521