Paracanthopterygii

Taxobox
name = Paracanthopterygii



image_caption = humpback anglerfish, "Melanocetus johnsonii"
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Actinopterygii
superordo = Paracanthopterygii
subdivision_ranks = Orders
subdivision =
Percopsiformes
Batrachoidiformes
Lophiiformes
Gadiformes
Ophidiiformes

"Paracanthopterygii" is a superorder of fishes. Members of this superorder are called paracanthopterygians.

It includes five orders:
* Percopsiformes (trout-perches & allies)
* Batrachoidiformes (toadfishes)
* Lophiiformes (goosefishes, etc)
* Gadiformes (cods & allies)
* Ophidiiformes (cusk eels, etc)


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