Sentence Examples


  • The Cyprinidae, or carp, are largely represented in southern Asia, and there grow to a size unknown in Europe; a Barbus in the Tigris has been taken of the weight of 300 Th.
  • They are in fact allied to the carps or Cyprinidae and the cat-fishes or Siluridae.
  • Cyprinidae.-Mantle open in front, with two pallial sutures; external gill-plates smaller than the internal.
  • CARP, the typical fish of a large family (Cyprinidae) of Ostariophysi, as they have been called by M.
  • One member of the Cyprinidae is at present known to be viviparous, but no observations have as yet been made on its habits.