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Do Freshwater fishes diversify faster than marine fishes? A test using state-dependent diversification analyses and molecular philogenetics of new world silversides (Atherinopsidae)

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Primitive fish with butt fins shows evolution’s quirk A 370-milion-year-old, primitive fish sported a weird pair of fins just below its anus, new research shows…..

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Ichthyology

The paper that describes a new species of catfish from the Western Ghats, Pseudolaguvia lapillicola (pdf file)

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Again (reminder of): the terrible news about ‘creating’ fluorescent cichlids …

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The conundrum of why a particular group of deep sea fish have a gap between their skull and spinal columns has finally been solved

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Russian scientists reach Lake Vostok after 20 years of drilling into ice in Antarctica

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A new fossil fish species was discovered on the north-eastern Brazilian island Ilha do Cajual Alcântara and was named Equinoxiodus alcantarensis

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Heads before Tails: Ancient Fish Evolved Head-First Scientists have discovered by digitalizing the shapes of 69 Devonian fish and 304 fish from the Cretaceous that heads evolved before fins … actually this is something Darwin had discovered already over 150 years earlier…

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The Peruvian freshwater stingray commonly known as Tiger Ray, has been named

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