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Definition 1: the order of animals - [noun denoting animal]

(animal order is a kind of ...) (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

(... is a kind of animal order ) one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes

(... is a kind of animal order ) one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-negative spiral or spherical or rod-shaped bacteria usually motile by polar flagella; some contain photosynthetic pigments

(... is a kind of animal order ) pleomorphic Gram-negative microorganisms

(... is a kind of animal order ) coextensive with the family Mycoplasmataceae

(... is a kind of animal order ) filamentous or rod-shaped bacteria

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of higher bacteria

(... is a kind of animal order ) higher bacteria; slender spiral rodlike forms

(... is a kind of animal order ) mostly freshwater protozoa

(... is a kind of animal order ) marine protozoa

(... is a kind of animal order ) the animal order including amoebas

(... is a kind of animal order ) foraminifers

(... is a kind of animal order ) testacean rhizopods

(... is a kind of animal order ) coextensive with the family Fucaceae

(... is a kind of animal order ) pond scums; desmids

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; in others included in the plant phylum Pyrrophyta

(... is a kind of animal order ) cellulose-producing flagellates

(... is a kind of animal order ) small usually parasitic flagellates

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Telosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Telosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Telosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) imperfectly known parasites of the muscles of vertebrates

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Acnidosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) parasites of worms

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia

(... is a kind of animal order ) an extensive group of teleost fishes having fins supported by flexible cartilaginous rays

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of spiny-finned fish in the superorder Acanthopterygii

(... is a kind of animal order ) dories

(... is a kind of animal order ) bellows fishes; shrimpfishes; cornetfishes; pipefishes; small order of chiefly tropical marine fishes of varied and bizarre form all having a small mouth at the end of a drawn-out tubular snout

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct group of armored jawless vertebrates; taxonomy is not clear

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct group of armored jawless fishes or fish-like vertebrate; taxonomy is not clear

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct group of armored fish-like vertebrates; taxonomy is not clear

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct order of jawless vertebrates

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct order of primitive vertebrates; the precise taxonomy is not clear; in some classifications considered a separate phylum

(... is a kind of animal order ) primitive jawless aquatic vertebrate: lampreys; hagfishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) lampreys as distinguished from hagfishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) hagfishes as distinguished from lampreys

(... is a kind of animal order ) rays with bodies shaped like torpedoes

(... is a kind of animal order ) fish with dorsoventrally flattened bodies; includes: rays; skates; guitarfishes; sawfishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) used in former classifications to include all ratite bird orders

(... is a kind of animal order ) a ratite bird order: ostriches and related extinct birds; known from the Pleistocene onward

(... is a kind of animal order ) a ratite bird order: cassowaries and emus

(... is a kind of animal order ) a ratite bird order: flightless ground birds having vestigial wings and long bills and small eyes: kiwis

(... is a kind of animal order ) a ratite bird order: birds intermediate in characteristics between ostriches and emus: recent and extinct rheas

(... is a kind of animal order ) huge extinct flightless birds: elephant birds

(... is a kind of animal order ) a ratite bird order: recently extinct flightless birds of New Zealand

(... is a kind of animal order ) a bird with feet adapted for perching (as on tree branches); this order is now generally abandoned by taxonomists

(... is a kind of animal order ) largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres

(... is a kind of animal order ) two names for the suborder of typical songbirds

(... is a kind of animal order ) lyrebirds and scrubbirds

(... is a kind of animal order ) broadbills

(... is a kind of animal order ) New World flycatchers; antbirds; oven birds; woodhewers

(... is a kind of animal order ) used in some classification systems; a suborder or superfamily nearly coextensive with suborder Tyranni; Passeriformes having relatively simple vocal organs and little power of song; clamatorial birds

(... is a kind of animal order ) term used in former classifications; erroneously grouped together birds of the orders Falconiformes and Strigiformes

(... is a kind of animal order ) chiefly diurnal carnivorous birds having hooked beaks and long talons with opposable hind toe: falcons; hawks; eagles; ospreys; caracaras; vultures

(... is a kind of animal order ) owls

(... is a kind of animal order ) salamanders; newts; congo snakes

(... is a kind of animal order ) frogs, toads, tree toads

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of amphibians including caecilians

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct amphibians typically resembling heavy-bodied salamanders or crocodiles and having a solid flattened skull and conical teeth; Devonian through Triassic

(... is a kind of animal order ) formerly a suborder of Stegocephalia; amphibia having vertebrae whose component elements are fused into a single piece

"most vertebrates are stereospondylous"

(... is a kind of animal order ) in former classifications a division of class Amphibia comprising all pre-Jurassic and some later extinct large salamandriform amphibia

(... is a kind of animal order ) formerly a suborder of Stegocephalia; large Carboniferous and Permian amphibians having vertebrae in which some elements remain separate

(... is a kind of animal order ) tortoises and turtles

(... is a kind of animal order ) tuataras; extinct forms from middle Triassic

(... is a kind of animal order ) diapsid reptiles: snakes and lizards

(... is a kind of animal order ) true lizards; including chameleons and geckos

(... is a kind of animal order ) crocodiles; alligators; caimans; gavials

(... is a kind of animal order ) former name for the order Crocodylia

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct terrestrial reptiles having bird-like pelvises: armored dinosaurs (thyreophorans); boneheaded and horned dinosaurs (marginocephalians); duck-billed dinosaurs (euronithopods)

(... is a kind of animal order ) armored dinosaurs: stegosaurs and ankylosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) includes boneheaded (pachycephalosaurs) and horned (ceratopsian) dinosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) boneheaded dinosaurs; late Cretaceous

(... is a kind of animal order ) horned dinosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) widespread group including duck-billed dinosaurs and their early relatives (hadrosaurs, trachodon and iguanodon)

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct terrestrial reptiles: theropods (carnivorous); sauropods (herbivorous)

(... is a kind of animal order ) gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having huge bodies with long necks and small heads: Prosauropoda and Sauropoda (apatosaurus, diplodocus and titanosaurs)

(... is a kind of animal order ) the earliest known dinosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) any of the sauropod dinosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) carnivorous saurischian dinosaurs with short forelimbs; Jurassic and Cretaceous

(... is a kind of animal order ) primitive saurischian dinosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) largest carnivorous land animals ever known

(... is a kind of animal order ) lightly built medium-size theropods

(... is a kind of animal order ) advanced theropods including oviraptorids and dromaeosaurs and possibly even modern birds

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct mammal-like reptiles found inhabiting all continents from the mid Permian to late Triassic

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct reptiles of the later Triassic period

(... is a kind of animal order ) edaphosaurus; dimetrodon

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct flying reptiles: pterosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct terrestrial reptiles having teeth set in sockets; of the late Permian to Triassic

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct marine reptiles: ichthyosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct marine reptiles: plesiosaurs; nothosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) any of the plesiosaurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) a suborder of Sauropterygia

(... is a kind of animal order ) snakes

(... is a kind of animal order ) harvestmen

(... is a kind of animal order ) true scorpions

(... is a kind of animal order ) false scorpions

(... is a kind of animal order ) whip scorpions

(... is a kind of animal order ) spiders

(... is a kind of animal order ) mites and ticks

(... is a kind of animal order ) small elongate centipedes living in soil and under stones and having more than 30 pairs of legs

(... is a kind of animal order ) sea spiders

(... is a kind of animal order ) horseshoe crabs and extinct forms

(... is a kind of animal order ) extinct aquatic arthropods of the Paleozoic

(... is a kind of animal order ) pheasants; turkeys; grouse; partridges; quails; chickens; brush turkeys; curassows; hoatzins

(... is a kind of animal order ) coextensive with the family Tinamidae

(... is a kind of animal order ) sand grouse; pigeons; doves; extinct dodos and solitaires

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of birds including parrots and amazons and cockatoos and lorikeets and lories and macaws and parakeets

(... is a kind of animal order ) cuckoos; touracos; etc.

(... is a kind of animal order ) rollers; kingfishers; hornbills; hoopoes; motmots; bee eaters; todies

(... is a kind of animal order ) term used in some classifications as nearly equivalent to the order Coraciiformes

(... is a kind of animal order ) swifts; hummingbirds

(... is a kind of animal order ) goatsuckers; frogmouths; oilbirds

(... is a kind of animal order ) woodpeckers; jacamars; puffbirds; barbets; honey guides; toucans

(... is a kind of animal order ) trogons

(... is a kind of animal order ) ducks; geese; swans; screamers

(... is a kind of animal order ) used in some especially older classifications; coextensive with the family Anatidae

(... is a kind of animal order ) coextensive with the subclass Prototheria

(... is a kind of animal order ) coextensive with the subclass Metatheria

(... is a kind of animal order ) shrews; moles; hedgehogs; tenrecs

(... is a kind of animal order ) moles; hedgehogs; true shrews

(... is a kind of animal order ) elephant shrews; tree shrews

(... is a kind of animal order ) marine colonial hydrozoans

(... is a kind of animal order ) sea anemones

(... is a kind of animal order ) corals and sea anemones having eight branches

(... is a kind of animal order ) comprising the soft corals

(... is a kind of animal order ) red corals and sea fans

(... is a kind of animal order ) stony corals

(... is a kind of animal order ) ctenophores having two long pinnate tentacles

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of Tentaculata

(... is a kind of animal order ) ctenophore having short tentacles; one family

(... is a kind of animal order ) ctenophore having tentacles only in the immature stage; body compressed vertically having two large oral lobes and four pointed processes

(... is a kind of animal order ) comprising numerous marine gastropod mollusks lacking a shell in the adult state and usually having a body like a slug

(... is a kind of animal order ) large order of gastropods usually breathing by means of a lung-like sac comprising most land snails and slugs and many freshwater snails

(... is a kind of animal order ) large order of gastropods comprising univalve mollusks that have a single gill resembling a comb

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of Amphineura

(... is a kind of animal order ) clams

(... is a kind of animal order ) octopuses and paper nautilus

(... is a kind of animal order ) squids and cuttlefishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) order of extinct dibranchiate cephalopods related to the surviving spirulas

(... is a kind of animal order ) lobsters; crayfish; crabs; shrimps; prawns

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of crustaceans (including true crabs) having a reduced abdomen folded against the ventral surface

(... is a kind of animal order ) lobsters; crabs

(... is a kind of animal order ) shrimp; prawns; etc.

(... is a kind of animal order ) in former classifications a division of Malacostraca; superseded by the orders Mysidacea and Euphausiacea

(... is a kind of animal order ) small commonly luminescent crustaceans; important element of marine plankton: krill

(... is a kind of animal order ) opossum shrimp

(... is a kind of animal order ) mantis shrimps

(... is a kind of animal order ) woodlice

(... is a kind of animal order ) small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale lice; sand-hoppers; skeleton shrimp

(... is a kind of animal order ) small aquatic crustaceans lacking a carapace: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps

(... is a kind of animal order ) small freshwater crustaceans with a shield-shaped carapace

(... is a kind of animal order ) copepods with suctorial mouthparts; parasitic on fishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) order of chiefly tropical marsh-dwelling fish-eating wading birds with long legs and bills and (except for flamingos) unwebbed feet: herons; storks; spoonbills; flamingos; ibises

(... is a kind of animal order ) inland marsh-dwelling birds with long legs and necks and bills that wade in water in search of food: cranes; rails; bustards

(... is a kind of animal order ) terrestrial game birds of the Old World and Australia: bustards

(... is a kind of animal order ) large diverse order of aquatic birds found along seacoasts and inland waters: shorebirds and coastal diving birds; most feed on anima life

(... is a kind of animal order ) shorebirds: plovers; sandpipers; avocets; phalaropes; coursers; stone curlews

(... is a kind of animal order ) term used in some classifications for migratory shorebirds; coextensive with the Charadrii

(... is a kind of animal order ) gulls; terns; jaegers; skimmers

(... is a kind of animal order ) large aquatic birds: loons and some extinct forms

(... is a kind of animal order ) grebes

(... is a kind of animal order ) pelicans; frigate birds; gannets; cormorants

(... is a kind of animal order ) penguins

(... is a kind of animal order ) petrels; albatrosses; shearwaters; diving petrels

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of Eutheria

(... is a kind of animal order ) baleen whales: right whales; rorquals; blue whales; humpbacks

(... is a kind of animal order ) toothed whales: dolphins; porpoises; sperm whales; beaked whales

(... is a kind of animal order ) an animal order including: manatees; dugongs; Steller's sea cow

(... is a kind of animal order ) cats; lions; tigers; panthers; dogs; wolves; jackals; bears; raccoons; skunks; and members of the suborder Pinnipedia

(... is a kind of animal order ) seals; sea lions; walruses

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of Eutheria

(... is a kind of animal order ) an old order dating to early Eocene: bats: suborder Megachiroptera (fruit bats); suborder Microchiroptera (insectivorous bats)

(... is a kind of animal order ) fruit bats

(... is a kind of animal order ) most of the bats in the world; all bats except fruit bats insectivorous bats

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of insect identified in 2002 in a 45 million year old piece of amber from the Baltic region

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of carnivorous insects usually having long membranous wings and long beaklike heads with chewing mouths at the tip

(... is a kind of animal order ) minute wingless arthropods: springtails

(... is a kind of animal order ) minute wingless arthropods: telsontails

(... is a kind of animal order ) beetles

(... is a kind of animal order ) web spinners

(... is a kind of animal order ) sucking lice

(... is a kind of animal order ) biting lice

(... is a kind of animal order ) fleas

(... is a kind of animal order ) a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies

(... is a kind of animal order ) mosquitoes; fungus gnats; crane flies; gnats; sand flies

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc.

(... is a kind of animal order ) order of social insects that live in colonies, including: termites; often placed in subclass Exopterygota

(... is a kind of animal order ) grasshoppers and locusts; crickets

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications considered a suborder of Orthoptera: stick insects; leaf insects

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications replaced by the orders (here suborders) Blattodea (cockroaches) and Manteodea (mantids); in former classifications often subsumed under a much broader order Orthoptera

(... is a kind of animal order ) cockroaches; in some classifications considered an order

(... is a kind of animal order ) mantises; in former classifications considered a suborder of Orthoptera

(... is a kind of animal order ) plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)

(... is a kind of animal order ) true bugs

(... is a kind of animal order ) plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of insects: includes booklice and bark-lice

(... is a kind of animal order ) mayflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) stoneflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; fish flies; mantispids; spongeflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications considered a separate order: alderflies; dobsonflies; snake flies

(... is a kind of animal order ) dragonflies and damselflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) dragonflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) damselflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of insects consisting of caddis flies

(... is a kind of animal order ) firebrats; silverfish; machilids

(... is a kind of animal order ) thrips

(... is a kind of animal order ) earwigs and a few related forms

(... is a kind of animal order ) moths and butterflies

(... is a kind of animal order ) flat sea urchins

(... is a kind of animal order ) heart-shaped sea urchins

(... is a kind of animal order ) rabbits; hares; pikas; formerly considered the suborder Duplicidentata of the order Rodentia

(... is a kind of animal order ) small gnawing animals: porcupines; rats; mice; squirrels; marmots; beavers; gophers; voles; hamsters; guinea pigs; agoutis

(... is a kind of animal order ) true rats and mice and related rodents

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of rodents including: porcupines; guinea pigs; chinchillas; etc.

(... is a kind of animal order ) large more or less primitive rodents: squirrels; marmots; gophers; beavers; etc.

(... is a kind of animal order ) small order of primitive ungulates of the Paleocene and Eocene

(... is a kind of animal order ) hyraxes and some extinct animals

(... is a kind of animal order ) nonruminant ungulates: horses; tapirs; rhinoceros; extinct forms

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of hooved mammals of the subclass Eutheria (including pigs and peccaries and hippopotami and members of the suborder Ruminantia) having an even number of functional toes

(... is a kind of animal order ) cattle; bison; sheep; goats; antelopes; deer; chevrotains; giraffes; camels

(... is a kind of animal order ) order of mammals having few or no teeth including: New World anteaters; sloths; armadillos

(... is a kind of animal order ) armadillos; American anteaters; sloths

(... is a kind of animal order ) pangolins; in some former classifications included in the order Edentata

(... is a kind of animal order ) an animal order including lemurs and tarsiers and monkeys and apes and human beings

(... is a kind of animal order ) monkeys; apes; hominids

(... is a kind of animal order ) a small order comprising only the tree shrews: in some classifications tree shrews are considered either primates (and included in the suborder Prosimii) or true insectivores (and included in the order Insectivora)

(... is a kind of animal order ) not used in all classifications; in some classifications considered coextensive with the Lemuroidea; in others includes both Lemuroidea and Tarsioidea

(... is a kind of animal order ) Lemuridae; Lorisidae; Daubentoniidae; Indriidae; used in some classifications instead of Prosimii; in others considered a subdivision of Prosimii

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications either coextensive with the Lemuroidea or comprising the true lemurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications assigned to the suborder Prosimii

(... is a kind of animal order ) flying lemurs

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of animals including elephants and mammoths

(... is a kind of animal order ) an order of fish belonging to the superorder Malacopterygii including catfishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini

(... is a kind of animal order ) at least partially equivalent to the order Gadiformes in some classifications

(... is a kind of animal order ) elongate fishes with pelvic fins and girdle absent or reduced

(... is a kind of animal order ) most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon

(... is a kind of animal order ) teleost fish with bony tongues

(... is a kind of animal order ) anglers and batfishes; spiny-finned marine fishes having pectoral fins at the ends of armlike processes and a long movable spine on the dorsal fin to lure prey to the large mouth

(... is a kind of animal order ) order of fishes having spineless fins; needlefishes; sauries; flying fishes; halfbeaks

(... is a kind of animal order ) teleost fishes having fins with sharp bony rays

(... is a kind of animal order ) one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna

(... is a kind of animal order ) in some classifications nearly or exactly equivalent to the Perciformes which are considered a suborder

(... is a kind of animal order ) small order of fishes comprising the remoras

(... is a kind of animal order ) fishes distinguished by abdominal pelvic fins: families Mugilidae; Atherinidae; Sphyraenidae

(... is a kind of animal order ) blennies; butterfishes; gunnels

(... is a kind of animal order ) mackerels; tunas; albacores; bonitos; swordfishes; sailfishes

(... is a kind of animal order ) a group of mostly extinct primitive bony fishes characterized by armor-like bony scales

(... is a kind of animal order ) scorpionfishes; sculpins; gurnards; greenlings; flying gurnards

(... is a kind of animal order ) mail-cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards

(... is a kind of animal order ) boxfishes; filefishes; globefishes; ocean sunfishes; triggerfishes; puffers

(... is a kind of animal order ) flatfishes: halibut; sole; flounder; plaice; turbot; tonguefishes

(... is a member of animal order) taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals

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