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Ostracioidei is a suborder of ray-finned fishes. There are 37 species of Ostracioidei, in 13 genera and 2 families. This suborder has been around since the maastrichtian age. It includes groups like Aracanidae and Boxfishes. They are carnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They rely on anal and dorsal fin swimming to move around.

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  • 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Ostracioidei. View this species on GBIF