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Tarpons, Bonefishes, Eels And Relatives


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Elopomorpha (Tarpons, Bonefishes, Eels And Relatives) is a superorder of ray-finned fishes. There are 994 species of Tarpons, Bonefishes, Eels And Relatives, in 185 genera and 29 families. This superorder has been around since the kimmeridgian age. It includes groups like True Eels. They have sexual reproduction.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 10 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of tarpons, bonefishes, eels and relatives. View this species on GBIF