The coelacanths constitute a now rare order of fish that includes two extant
species in the genus Latimeria: the West Indian Ocean coelacanth primarily
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Coelacanths (seel-a-canths) were once known only from fossils and were
thought to have gone extinct approximately 65 million years ago (mya), during
COELACANTH; A prehistoric fish once thought to be extinct found living in
modern times. The Coelacanth Rescue Mission strives to preserve these
Mar 2, 2015 ... The coelacanth (pronounced SEEL-uh-kanth) is an enormous, bottom-dwelling
fish that is unlike other living fishes in a number of ways.
Apr 19, 2012 ... DinoFish : http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals A team of divers off the
coast of South Africa comes face to face with a Coelacanth.
The strange-looking coelacanth is considered to be a living fossil. Known
scientifically as Latimeria chalumnae, they were thought have been extinct since
Find out what's known about Coelacanths, Latimeria chalumnae, Sarcopterygii,
Coelacanthiformes, Coelacanthidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
Sep 15, 2015 ... The coelacanth, an elusive deep-sea dweller long thought extinct, had another
item added Tuesday to an already-long list of unusual physical ...
Long though to be extinct, a living coelacanth was dredged up from the ocean in
1938. Here are 10 facts you should know about this supposedly long-vanished ...