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bony fishes
(English) Common name for Osteichthyes; a group of fishes with bony skeletons, including teleosts, lungfishes and crossopterygians, also: a general term in popular use for most fishes other than sharks and their relatives and certain "lower" fishes. (See also: Osteichthyes, teleosts, cartilaginous fishes)
poissons osseux
(French) Nom vernaculaire donné aux Osteichthyens ; groupe des poissons à squelette osseux. Il comprend les teleostéens, les dipneustes et les crossoptérygiens. (See also: Osteichthyes, teleosts, cartilaginous fishes)
peixes ósseos
(Portuguese) Nome comum dos Osteichthyes; grupo dos peixes com esqueleto ósseo. Inclui os teleósteos, os pulmonados e os crossopterígeos (See also: Osteichthyes, teleosts, cartilaginous fishes)

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