cycloganoidei

Cycloganoidei

Cy`clo*ga*noi"de*i\ (s?"kl?-g?-noi"d?-?), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ky`klos circle + NL. ganoidei. See Ganoid.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of ganoid fishes, having cycloid scales. The bowfin (Amia calva) is a living example.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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