Modern Actinopterygians


Here, just the living groups of actinopterygians are listed, in taxonomic sequence.

Extant Actinopterygians:

Polypteridae

(CHONDROSTEI)

Acipenseridae

Polyodontidae

NEOPTERYGII

Lepisosteidae

HALECOMORPHI

Amiidae

TELEOSTEI

Osteoglossomorpha

ELOPOCEPHALA

Elopomorpha

CLUPEOCEPHALA

Clupeomorpha

EUTELEOSTEI

Esociformes

Ostariophysi

NEOGNATHI

Salmoniformes

NEOTELEOSTEI

Stomiiformes

Aulopiformes

Myctophiformes

ACANTHOMORPHA

Polymixiiformes

Paracanthopterygii

ACANTHOPTERYGII

Atherinomorpha

Percomorpha