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  • Scientific Names
    • Sarcopterygii
  • English
    • Lobe-finned Fish
  • Spanish
    • Peces con aletas lobuladas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Peces pulmonados africanos Genus Protopterus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

March 18, 2005 02:36 PM CET

Place

Bukoba (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

West African Lungfish Protopterus annectens

Observer

mthieme

Date

April 29, 2014

Description

Captive, in the research station of IIP. They had collected a while back a bit south of Metangula in Lake Niassa.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Sarcopterygii /ˌsɑrkɒptəˈrɪdʒi.aɪ/ or lobe-finned fish (from Greek σαρξ sarx, flesh, and πτερυξ pteryx, fin) – sometimes considered synonymous with Crossopterygii ("fringe-finned fish", from Greek κροσσός krossos, fringe) – constitute a clade (traditionally a class or subclass) of the bony fish, though a strict cladistic view includes the terrestrial vertebrates. The living sarcopterygians are the coelacanths, lungfish, and the tetrapods.

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