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Coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae)

The coelacanth is a 'living fossil' previously believed to have gone extinct at the time of the dinosaurs until the first scientifically noted rediscovery in 1938 (3).

FOSSIL FISH FOUND ALIVE ( diving with dinosaur fish ) - DOCUMENTARY

The coelacanths constitute a now rare order of fish that includes two extant species in the genus Latimeria: the West Indian Ocean coelacanth (Latimeria ...

Coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae) swimming in a deep submarine canyon

Awesome video of the coelacanth - a Critically Endangered fish - swimming in a deep submarine canyon. This endangered species was believed to have gone ...

Komoren-Quastenflossers (Latimeria chalumnae) im Naturmuseum Augsburg

Gesehen im Naturmuseum Augsburg am 07. März 2014. Weitere Videos und Fotos von Pflanzen und Tieren unter (http://www.naturewatch.wikia.com)

Latimeria chalumnae: the dinofish

Video sobre un Celacanto (Latimeria chalumnae) recien capturado.

Coelacanth Fish (Latimeria chalumnae) at Kuwait Educational Science Museum. 22.09.2013

The Coelacanth Fish (Latimeria chalumnae) at Kuwait Educational Science Museum, Kuwait City, State of Kuwait. 22.09.2013. سمكة الجُمبيزة أو سمكة الجوف ...

A HAL Coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae)

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Latimeria chalumnae

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Il Celacanto

Il Celacanto alle Comore. Coelacanthus Latimeria chalumnae in the Comoros Islands. Le Coelacanthe aux îles Comores.

Diving With Dinosaur Fish - Full Documentary HD

ABDH.M | Gorgeous World === The coelenterates constitute a now rare order of fish that includes two extant species in the genus Latimeria: the West Indian ...

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ScienceBlogs (blog)

ScienceBlogs (blog)
Fri, 14 Aug 2015 04:03:39 -0700

Bfl, Branchiostoma floridae; Cel, Caenorhabditis elegans; Cgi, Crassostrea gigas; Cte, Capitella teleta; Dme, Drosophila melanogaster; Dre, Danio rerio; Gga, Gallus gallus; Hsa, Homo sapiens; Hro, Helobdella robusta; Lch, Latimeria chalumnae; Lgi ...


Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:58:44 -0800

There are two living species of coelacanth, and both are rare. The West Indian Ocean coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae) lives off the east coast of Africa, while the Indonesian coelacanth (Latimeria menadoensis) is found in the waters off Sulawesi ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Sat, 17 Jan 2015 04:54:24 -0800

To the best of our knowledge, two species of coelacanths are alive in the world today; the West Indian Ocean coelacanth, Latimeria chalumnae, and the Indonesian coelacanth, Latimeria menadoensis, which was discovered in an Indonesian fish market in ...

Scientific American (blog)

Scientific American (blog)
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:14:54 -0800

coelacanth It may have hidden in the ocean for millions of years, but life today poses numerous challenges for the West Indian Ocean coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae), the “living fossil” fish that was famously rediscovered off the coast of South Africa ...

National Geographic

National Geographic
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:37:10 -0700

There are two living species of this fleshy-finned fish, Latimeria chalumnae and Latimeria menadoensis, neither of which is found in the fossil record. Granted, there's a 66 million year span in which the only coelacanth fossils are questionable fish ...


Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:03:45 -0700

Unlike most modern animals, Coelacanths (Latimeria chalumnae, named for Ms. Latimer) have a fluid-filled, hollow tube for a backbone, called a notochord. Unique to a Coelacanth is what is called an "intracranial joint": Basically, the skull is hinged ...

Planet Earth

Planet Earth
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:07:30 -0700

Today anyone, anywhere in the world, needing information about English oak trees looks up Quercus robur; if they're after coelacanths they look for Latimeria chalumnae. We have identified and named around 1.7 million species so far in this way; it ...
The Conversation AU
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:36:20 -0700

Last year the whole genome of the coelacanth Latimeria chalumnae was sequenced. It is a living relic of a radiation of ancient lobe-finned fishes that reached their zenith of diversity about 300 million years ago. The genome of the coelacanth has 19 ...

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